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EN232 - Composition & Creative Writing

  • Module code: EN232
  • Module name: Composition & Creative Writing
  • Department: English and Comparative Literary Studies
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The module offers an opportunity for developing writing primarily of fiction, and developing your abilities in narrative and anti-narrative; and investigative non-fictional prose, through workshops and seminars. You will become more aware of the processes involved, including methodology, revision, drafting, editing and audience. Students will gain critical insights into works of literature and the processes of literary production.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module, students will have become more aware of the processes involved, in creative writing including methodology, revision, drafting, editing and audience

Timetabled teaching activities

The course is taught in workshop-style seminars . You are also asked to attend all Writers at Warwick events.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: EN232-30)
A (Assessed work only) 5000 word Portfolio (non-fiction) 50%
  5000 word Portfolio (fiction) 50%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

  • Undergraduate English Literature and Creative Writing (QP36) - Year 2
Optional Core


  • Undergraduate Philosophy and Literature (VQ72) - Year 2