Professional Development: Project Outreach

This course sends students into local schools, retirement homes, shelters, at-risk youth groups, and so on, to lead creative writing sessions. A portion of the weekly class time occurs in these community settings. Field logistics, practice writing experiences, teaching techniques, and field experiences are discussed. Students act as literary activists, teaching and lending inspiration. Prerequisites: COR115, WRI210, WRI234, and 3 credits of 300-level course work in Creative Writing and Literature. Cross-listed as WRI781.
Course Number: WRI381
Units: 3.0