Creative Writing 161, 261

The course gives students who enjoy writing an opportunity to experiment with various forms of written expression. Students learn to explore personal experience and to draw on their imaginations to compose poetry, short stories, and creative non-fiction. English...

Film Studies

Film Studies explores both the art and impact of filmmaking as students study the history of cinema, analyze a variety of film techniques and learn how movies are scripted, shot and edited. Students watch and analyze several feature-length films and produce a major...

Media Collage: Crafting Stories with Social Media 161

At a time when digital devices and access to the internet are so much part of our lives, we need to learn how to use these tools to cultivate our voices and share our stories in inventive, creative ways. In this course, students will explore how others have harnessed...

Reading Skills Development 161

This course is for (1) students who have tested at least two grades below the average in vocabulary or comprehension or (2) students who wish to improve their overall reading abilities. Students are tested individually to determine placement and evaluate growth over...