EGL201 Reality Bites: An Exploration of Non-Fiction | UniSC | University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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EGL201 Reality Bites: An Exploration of Non-Fiction

This course introduces different genres within creative non-fiction writing, including: the tradition of the great essayists; travel writing; 'science' writing; sports writing; and memoir, biography and autobiography. Concepts such as verisimilitude, believability, and persuasion are explored, as are the lines between the real and the constructed. The course examines the key roles of objective research and subjective identity in the construction of writing.

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  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
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1.4E:AV Studies, Journalism, Written Comm, Comm and Media nec
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