Students must submit a sample of their creative work to the course instructor or the Creative Writing administrator before the start of classes.Because admission to any of the advanced courses is not guaranteed, we recommend that you register for 202 prior to submitting a portfolio for one of the advanced writing classes.EN 202 is not a prerequisite for any of the advanced writing classes, though we do recommend it to students who wish to pursue further creative work in the program.
Small class sizes ensure ample attention from experienced college instructors as you meet the challenges of college-level study.
Each seminar culminates in a final class presentation.
Introduction to Creative Writing Advanced Undergraduate Creative Writing Courses Concentration in Creative Writing Graduate Courses The Creative Writing Program offers eight sections of Introduction to Creative Writing during the fall and spring semesters; two additional courses are offered each semester through Metropolitan College.
Two sections of EN 202 are also offered during each summer session.
The program concludes with a “writers showcase,” in which students share one of their own pieces with their peers and other members of the BU community.
Click here for more information, and we hope to see you this summer!As seats in creative writing courses are limited, we recommend that students apply to the advanced courses as often as they wish.You will only increase your chances of being accepted by doing so.Following the conclusion of the program, a certificate of completion and letters of evaluation from both seminar instructors will be provided to you.Our program is thrilled to offer courses for high schoolers in summer 2019!Within certain limitations, you may take each creative writing course up to two times; please consult your advisors.For course offerings in the English Department, please click here.For students looking to be granted admission to any of the graduate workshops, the procedure is essentially the same as it is for the advanced undergraduate courses.We do ask, however, that you submit your work at least several weeks prior to the start of the semester to allow the professor extra time to consider it.Each section of EN 202 is limited to fifteen students.Please note that EN 202 does not satisfy the College of Arts and Sciences writing requirement.