Courses & Units

Advanced Creative Writing 1 HEN404


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.


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


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Band Field of Education
1 100705

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Teaching Pattern

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


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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