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ENGL 3107. Introduction to Creative Nonfiction Writing (3-0-3) Prerequisite: ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C. Creative nonfiction is fact-based writing that utilizes literary techniques. Through writing assignments and selected readings this course will introduce students to the breadth of genres and possibilities within the form, including personal essays, memoirs, collage essays, flash essays and lyrical essays. Students will read and workshop one another’s writings, and conduct in-class writing experiments and group editing, and will receive an introductory overview of the publishing markets for nonfiction and how to pursue them for publication.

ENGL 3158. Writing in the Workplace (3-0-3) Prerequisite: ENGL 1102. Study and practice of the principles of written communications in business: letter writing, report writing, planning, organizing writing, and rewriting from research to final manuscript. Some emphasis on word processing and telecommunications skills. (Course fee required.)