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ALW394 - Studio Writing Project

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.250
Unit chair:

Jo Scicluna


Two level 2 ALW units


Must be enrolled in A316

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 1 hour Class, 1 x 1 hour Seminar, 1 x 2 hour Practical Studio per week

Learning experiences are also via CloudDeakin


This unit is a core and capstone unit for the Bachelor of Arts (Professional and Creative Writing)

It is not available to students in A300 or related double degrees D311, D312, D313, D326, D370, and D391


This unit will offer development of a longer creative project, shaping the process from concept through research to narrative artefact. It will include developing skills in the management of creative projects in a practice-based approach. The genre for the project may be negotiated, and could include fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, script, experimental or interdisciplinary writing. The unit will incorporate ongoing small group workshops on the developing project, and seminar discussions on industry-related issues. 


Research Proposal 1600 words, 20%

Seminar Presentations, 1600 word equivalent, 20%

Creative Research Project, 4800 word equivalent, 60%

Unit Fee Information

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