2020-2021 Catalog 
    Dec 05, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

CRW 141 - Introduction to Poetry Writing

Description: Beginning techniques used for writing poetry.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Course Content:
  1. Elements of poetry writing (e.g., imagery, stanza, internal rhyme, alliteration, consonance)
  2. Close reading of literary and student texts
  3. Methods of crafting, critiquing and revising poetry

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify and apply elements of poetry (e.g., imagery, stanza, internal rhyme, alliteration, consonance). (1)
  2. Analyze and evaluate literary and student texts. (2)
  3. Write, critique and revise own poetry. (3)

Required Assessment:
  1. Minimum of five pieces (poems) of monitored writing.