Sample Curriculum

M. F. A. Creative Writing

(36 units are required to complete the MFA)*

First Year Coursework (18 units)

Fall (6 units) Spring (6 units) Summer (6 units)

HUM 232 CW (3 units)
Screenwriting

HUM 246 CW (3 units)
Playwriting

HUM 232 CW (3 units)
Creative Writing for Television

HUM 245 E (3 units)
Shakespeare and Goth

HUM 234 E (3 units)
Science and the Victorians

HUM 232 CW (3 units)
History of Satan

Second Year Coursework (18 units)

Fall (7 units) Spring (7 units) Summer (4 units)

HUM 234 CW (3 units)
Advanced Screenwriting

HUM 231 CW (3 units)
Poetry

HUM 296 B CW (3 units)
Thesis

HUM 252 H (3 units)
Great Historical Figures: Hitler

HUM 296 A CW (3 units)
Thesis

HUM 299 A CW (1 unit)
Approaches to Teaching

HUM 299 B CW (1-6 units)
Internship

HUM 299 C CW (1 unit)
Publishing

 

*Schedule subject to change. This track represents a planned schedule of courses, NOT a guaranteed schedule of courses.