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ODU's Creative Writing minor offers courses in a wide range of genres, encouraging experimentation with new practices as well as exploration of traditional genres of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and other modes of non-academic writing.

Available to students majoring in any field at ODU, this program is very flexible and could pair well with a variety of majors, including Public Relations and Marketing (a natural fit), Sport Management (sports writing is big business), and even Biology, Biopsychology, and other medical-related majors (given a recent emphasis on “medical humanities” careers at many larger institutions).

For questions or additional information about creative writing at ODU, contact Professor Jeremy Glazier at glazierj@ohiodominican.edu.

  • Minor in Creative Writing Course Requirements
    Select 15 Credits from the following:
    Credits
    ENG 220 Professional Writing 3
    ENG 222 Creative Writing I
    3
    ENG 322 Creative Writing II
    3
    ENG 326 The Art of the Essay 3
    ENG 340 Journal Editor
    3
    ENG 422 Writing Portfolio
    3
    ENG 479 Senior Seminar
    3


    Up to 3 credits may come from the following literature courses:

    • ENG 260 Novels, ENG 261 Short Stories, ENG 262 Poetry, ENG 263 Drama

    Up to 3 credits may come from the following Public Relations courses:

    • PRS 265 Business Writing and Presentations, PRS 329 Power-packed Writing for PR and Marketing Communications, PRS 340 Internet Strategies

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