2018 Summer School Subject List

Creative Writing:Theory and Practice (ENGL2666) - Applications Closed

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences
Department: English
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

There are no Instructor details available for this course.

(1) Dr Beth Yahp - beth.yahp@sydney.edu.au
(2)  English department - slam.englishenquiries@sydney.edu.au

Start Date: 29 Jan 2018 
End Date: 16 Feb 2018 
Capacity: 50 
Status: Applications Closed 
Applications Open: 03 Oct 2017 
Applications Close: 08 Dec 2017 
Census date: 02 Feb 2018 
On-time withdrawals close: 02 Feb 2018 
Available to audit: No
Open to HSC graduates?: No


  1. Prerequisites - 

    12 Junior Credit Points

  2. Assumed Knowledge: - 

    English language proficiency; English essay writing proficiency


This unit fosters students’ practice and knowledge of creative writing through interactive workshops, seminars and lectures led by established writers and academics.

The emphasis is on writing as a creative mode of intellectual, historical and aesthetic engagement with the contemporary.


2 x 350wd blog posts, 1 x 800wd workshop draft, 1 x 1500wd creative piece/s, 1 x 1500wd research essay (eg. 2 x 100wd papers, 1 x 2hr exam, participation)


Start Date: 29 Jan 2018     End Date: 16 Feb 2018


Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri, 10:00 - 11:00


Mon, Tue, Thu,& Fri, 11:00 - 13:00 OR 14:00 - 16:00


Lectures: Seminar Room 342, New Law School Annexe

Tutorials: Seminar Room 312, Eastern Avenue


e-Readings and reading links will be supplied