Using a balance of lecture, exercise, and feedback on work from the instructor and classmates, this course gives students a firm grounding in all the basics of science fiction writing. Everything is presented in a clear, accessible manner.
The Level I Science Fiction class is geared more toward short stories than novels, but those students dedicated to working on novels may do so in this course.
Science Fiction I is for beginners or anyone who wants to brush up on the fundamentals.
Write one/two short stories or begin a novel
Lectures on basics of fiction and science fiction craft
Present work for critique (two times)
View a course syllabus.