PWR 327 Introduction to Fiction Writing (3 credits)

Course Description

An introductory course concentrating on the instruction and practice of writing fiction. The course is taken through a partnership between Jerry Jenkins Writers Guild and Taylor University. No online component: Students receive the initial writing materials and submit work via email. Prerequisite: PWR323

This course may transfer as an English course. Please check with your home institution to verify the transferability.

Learning Results

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:
• Understand the writing craft as it pertains to writing works of fiction
• Gain an understanding of different styles and techniques of fiction writing
• Become a competent self-editor


All required material is obtained through Jerry Jenkins Writers Guild.

Learning Documentation

This course consists of 13 assignments, and no exams.

Learning Evaluation

Assignments are graded by JJWG mentor-professors who are experienced writers and teachers. The final grade is submitted to and transcripted by Taylor University.

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