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The Writer's Craft - EWC4U

Code du cours CEI : EWC4U-A

12e année, University Preparation, 1,0 crédit

Cours préalable
English (ENG3U-B)

Description de cours

This course emphasizes knowledge and skills related to the craft of writing. You will analyze models of effective writing; use a workshop approach to produce a range of works; identify and use techniques required for specialized forms of writing; and identify effective ways to improve the quality of your writing. You will also complete a range of creative and analytical writing projects, and investigate opportunities for publication and for writing careers.

EWC4U is currently only available to Ontarians.

Note: This course is delivered online through My ILC. All lessons are in electronic form and can be downloaded and printed by the student if desired. All assignments must be submitted online using the assignment submission tool (part of My ILC).  For special circumstances: Contact Learner Services.

Journal électronique

Pour ce cours, il faut soumettre le travail en ligne en utilisant Microsoft Word © ou OpenOffice Writer.

Le matériel supplémentaire

A DVD player

Unit 1: The Writing Process

Lesson 1 - Beginning the Writing Process

Lesson 2 - The Writer's Toolbox

Lesson 3 - Careers in Writing

Lesson 4 - Writing for the Workplace: The Business Letter

Lesson 5 - Writing for the Workplace: Reports and Proposals

Unit 2: Narrative

Lesson 6 - Narrative Structure

Lesson 7 - Tricks of the Trade

Lesson 8 - Older Narrative Structures

Lesson 9 - Modern Narratives: The Short Story and the Novel

Lesson 10 - Drama: Narrative as Script

Unit 3: Poetry

Lesson 11 - Poetry and the Narrative Connection

Lesson 12 - Poetry: Up Close and Personal

Lesson 13 - Sound Machines and Poetic Devices

Lesson 14 - Poetry by Numbers

Lesson 15 - It's All About Language

Unit 4: Creative Non-fiction

Lesson 16 - Introduction to Creative Non-fiction

Lesson 17 - Writing a Profile

Lesson 18 - Writing for the Ear

Lesson 19 - Writing a Supported Opinion

Lesson 20 - Writing a Feature Story

Il s'agit de la version anglaise du cours.

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