Creative Writing

Creative Writing






We are pleased to let you know that a Creative Writing course will be offered in the winter term of AY 2017-18 by the Center for Academic Writing in collaboration with the Dean of Students Office. The course consists of 10 sessions and is open to all students.



Course Code: LANG 4505 - Creative Writing

Teacher: Natalia Nyikes, ELTE PhD student

Start date: January 12, 2018

Registration: in Infosys

Registration type: Pass or fail

Class time: Every Friday from 4 p.m. to 5.40 p.m.

Course fee: This course is free of charge to members of the CEU community (students, staff, faculty)

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