COURSE Description

Course Title: The Writer’s Craft
Course Code: EWC4C
Grade: 12
Course Type: College Preparation
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: English, Grade 11, College Preparation
Curriculum Policy Document: English, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 to 12, 2007
Department: English
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2017-2018


Course Description: This course emphasizes knowledge and skills related to the craft of writing. Students will investigate models of effective writing; use a workshop approach to write a variety of works; and make considered decisions for improving the quality of their writing. They will also complete a creative or analytical independent study project and investigate opportunities for publication and for writing careers.