Creative Writing

A Creative Writing course was offered in the winter term of AY 2016-17 and 2017-18 by the Center for Academic Writing, in collaboration with the Dean of Students Office. The course consisted of 10 sessions and was open to all students.


Course Code: LANG 4505 - Creative Writing

Teacher: Natalia Nyikes, ELTE PhD student

Course description

This is an introductory course on the techniques and strategies of creative writing focusing on two genres: fiction and poetry.

 The course will include reading assignments, studying the art and craft of story writing and poetry making. The aim of the course is two-fold: on the one hand, to familiarize students with creative writing techniques and strategies; on the other hand, to further enhance students` critical thinking. There will be numerous activities such as reading, presentations, group discussions, and technique specific writing exercises.

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact Natalia at