Academic Subject Certificate in Writing

Academic Subject Certificate   
Writing
18-19 credits

Updated for 2014-2015

The Academic Subject Certificate in Writing provides a structured course of study for students interested in further developing their facilities with written language, critical thinking, and creativity.

This Certificate will greatly enhance students’ educational and career opportunities. As research has clearly demonstrated, writing offers an unparalleled opportunity for intellectual and creative development.

Students who are extensively trained in writing have enhanced skills that will promote their educational and career success. At the same time, writing is also one of the best vehicles there is for intellectual and creative growth and development.

Creative Track
Requirements

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

ENG 100

Composition I

3

ENG 200

Composition II

3

ENG 204

Introduction to Creative Writing

3

One Writing Intensive 200-level course in Literature

3

Two of the following courses:

 6-7

ENG 205

Magazine Editing & Production (4)

 

ENG 207

Fiction Workshop (3)

 

ENG 208

The Creative Poetry Workshop (3)

 

ENG 211

Autobiographical Writing (3)

 

ENG 217

Writing about O‘ahu (3)

 

JOUR 205

Newswriting (3)

 

 

Total Credits: 18-19

 

 

 

 

Business Track

Course Alpha

Course Title

Credits

ENG 100

Composition I

3

ENG 200

Composition II

3

ENG 209

Business Writing

3

ENG 225

Technical Writing

3

Two of the following courses:

6-7

ENG 204

Introduction to Creative
Writing (3)

 

ENG 205

Magazine Editing &
Production (4)

 

ENG 211

Autobiographical Writing (3)

 

ENG 217

Writing about O‘ahu (3)

 

JOUR 205

Newswriting (3)

 

WI BUSN 269

 WI Supervision (3)

 

WI BUSN 277 

WI International Business
Protocol (3)

 

WI BUSN 279

WI International Business
Analysis (3)

 

 

Total Credits: 18-19

 

Academic Subject Certificate in Writing
Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:
Demonstrate advanced writing skills appropriate for college-level courses.
Use writing to communicate clearly and effectively.