Conditional upon approval by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

Do you have a way with words? A powerful imagination? The Certificate in Creative Writing is designed for individuals not currently enrolled in a full-time university program. It provides an excellent opportunity for you to develop and hone your writing while trying out new genres and styles. Guided by accomplished experts, you will learn to create, edit, and revise their creative writing in 3 of the following genres: poetry, fiction, creative-non-fiction, writing for stage and screen, and graphic fiction and comics.

This program is offered in English only.

Conditional upon approval by the Ontario Universities Council on Quality Assurance and the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

ENG 2301The Writing Process3 Units
9 course units from:9 Units
Introduction to Writing Prose Fiction
Introduction to Writing Poetry
Introduction to Writing Creative Non-fiction
Introduction to Writing for Stage and Screen
Writing with Visuals: An Introduction
Writing for Digital Media I: Fundamentals of Digital Literacy
9 course units9 Units
Advanced Workshop in Poetry
Writing for Digital Media II
Advanced Workshop in Prose Fiction
Advanced Workshop in Creative Non-fiction
Advanced Workshop in Scriptwriting
Advanced Workshop in Comics and Graphic Fiction
Advanced Workshop in Creative Writing: Selected Genres
3 course units from:3 Units
Book History: Theories and Methods
Literature and Visual Culture: Theories and Approaches
Narrative Genres: Theories and Approaches
Critical Theory
6 optional course units in English (ENG) at the 2000, 3000, or 4000 level6 Units
Total: 30 Units