Bachelor of Arts in English: Concentration in Creative Writing - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 42

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area C 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15-16
Third Semester
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 4 9
 Units15
Fifth Semester
C W 301 Fundamentals of Creative Writing (Major Fundamentals) 3
C W 302 Fundamentals of Creative Reading (Major Fundamentals) 3
Literature Course (9 units) - Take One 6 3
Theory and Language Studies – Select One 7 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
GWAR Course - Select One: 3
Craft of Poetry - GWAR  
Craft of Fiction - GWAR  
Craft of Playwriting - GWAR  
Literature Course (9 units) - Take One 6 3
Writing from the American Experience or Global Literatures in English (3 units) - Take One 8 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
C W 510
The Creative Process (Major Creative Process/Workshop)
or Special Topics in Writing
3
Literature Course (9 units) - Take One 6 3
Creative Process Area and/or Workshop Area (15 units) - Take One 9 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
C W 601 Work in Progress (Major Capstone) 3
Creative Process Area and/or Workshop Area (15 units) – Take Three 9 9
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15
 Total Units120-122