Courses & Units

Advanced Creative Writing 1 HEN404

Hobart

Introduction

This unit provides an opportunity for aspiring creative writers to focus on their creative practice and work towards the production of a sustained work of prose fiction. The work produced in this unit may constitute part of a larger work, other parts of which are written and assessed through participation in other creative writing units.

Students will consider relevant issues such as planning, drafting, editing and opportunities for publication.  Students will receive detailed critical feedback on drafts of their works-in-progress.

Summary

Unit name Advanced Creative Writing 1
Unit code HEN404
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline English
Teaching staff

 Dr Danielle Wood

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $1,587.00 2017: $4,414.00 100705

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Independent research, regular meetings with research project supervisor/s and/or regular workshops with research project supervisor/s and/or peers.

Assessment

15000-word research project comprising 12000 words prose fiction and 3000 word critical exegesis. Assessment is commenced in HEN404 Advanced Creative Writing 1 and completed in HEN405 Advanced Creative Writing 2. 

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Textbooks

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