Minor in Creative Writing
Units required for Minor: 18
The English department of California State University, Sacramento, is a community of teachers, scholars, writers, and support staff whose primary mission is to promote learning in composition, creative writing, English education, linguistics, literature, and the teaching of English as a second language. The department seeks to help students acquire knowledge, develop skills, and realize their own intellectual and creative goals.
Minimum Grade Requirement
Grades of "C-" or better are required in all courses in the minor.
Note: Twelve of the units for the minor, including at least 8 upper division units, must be taken in residence at Sacramento State.
|Required Courses (20 Units)|
|ENGL 30A||Introduction to Creative Writing||4|
|ENGL 30B||Introduction to Writing Fiction||4|
|or ENGL 30C||Introduction to Poetry Writing|
|Select 12 additional units of Creative Writing courses (ENGL 130 series)||12|
The following courses may not be counted toward the minor:
|ENGL 1||Basic Writing Skills||3|
|ENGL 5||Accelerated Academic Literacies||3|
|ENGL 1C||Critical Thinking and Writing||3|
|ENGL 5M||Accelerated Academic Literacies - Multilingual||3|
|ENGL 20||College Composition II||3|
|ENGL 109M||Preparing to Write in the Disciplines - Multilingual||3|
|ENGL 109W||Preparing to Write in the Disciplines||3|
|ENGL 120A||Advanced Composition||3|