Course Title: The Writer’s Craft, Grade 12, University Preparation
Course Code: EWC4U
Grade: 12
Course Type: University Preparation
Credit Value: 1
Prerequisite: English, Grade 11, University Preparation
Department: English

Course Description

This course emphasizes knowledge and skills related to the craft of writing. Students will analyse models of effective writing; use a workshop approach to produce a range of works; identify and use techniques required for specialized forms of writing; and identify effective ways to improve the quality of their writing. They will also complete a major paper as part of a creative or analytical independent study project and investigate opportunities for publication and for writing careers.

Course Outline
  • EWC4U Unit1 Overview
  • Accessibility to EWC4U Unit 1 Assignment
  • U1L1 – Writing Models (Part 1) (A1.1)
  • U1L2 – Writing Models (Part 2) (A1.1)
  • U1L3 – Writing Models (Part 3) (A1.1)
  • U1L4 – Writing Models (Part 4) (A1.1)
  • U1L5 – Writing Models (Part 5) (A1.1)
  • U1L6 – Writing Models (Part 6) (A1.1)
  • U1L7 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 1)(B1.1)
  • U1L8 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 2)(B1.1)
  • U1L9 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 3)(B1.1)
  • U1L10 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 4)(B1.1)
  • U1L11 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 5)(B1.1)
  • U1L12 Generating Ideas for Potential Writing Projects (Part 6)(B1.1)
  • U1L13 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 1)(B1.2)
  • U1L14 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 2)(B1.2)
  • U1L15 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 3)(B1.2)
  • U1L16 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 4)(B1.2)
  • U1L17 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 5)(B1.2)
  • U1L18 Experimenting with Forms and Styles (Part 6)(B1.2)
  • U1L19 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 1) (C1.1)
  • U1L20 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 2) (C1.1)
  • U1L21 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 3) (C1.1)
  • U1L22 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 4) (C1.1)
  • U1L23 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 5) (C1.1)
  • U1L24 Understanding Their Creative Choices (Part 6) (C1.1)
  • Finish and Hand in EWC4U Unit1 Assignment at the end of lesson
  • EWC4U Unit2 Overview
  • Accessibility to EWC4U Unit 2 Assignment
  • U2L1 The Art and Craft of Writing (Part 1) (A1.2)
  • U2L2 The Art and Craft of Writing (Part 2) (A1.2)
  • U2L3 The Art and Craft of Writing (Part 3) (A1.2)
  • U2L4 The Art and Craft of Writing (Part 4) (A1.2)
  • U2L5 Elements of Form (Part 1) (A1.3)
  • U2L6 Elements of Form (Part 2) (A1.3)
  • U2L7 Elements of Form (Part 3) (A1.3)
  • U2L8 Elements of Form (Part 4) (A1.3)
  • U2L9 Drafting: Focus on Content (Part 1)(B2.1)
  • U2L10 Drafting: Focus on Content (Part 2)(B2.1)
  • U2L11 Drafting: Focus on Content (Part 3)(B2.1)
  • U2L12 Drafting: Focus on Content (Part 4)(B2.1)
  • U2L13 Drafting: Focus on Style (Part 1)(B2.2)
  • U2L14 Drafting: Focus on Style (Part 2)(B2.2)
  • U2L15 Drafting: Focus on Style (Part 3)(B2.2)
  • U2L16 Drafting: Focus on Style (Part 4)(B2.2)
  • U2L17 Revising By Reviewing and Refining Content (Part 1) (B2.3)
  • U2L18 Revising By Reviewing and Refining Content (Part 2) (B2.3)
  • U2L19 Revising By Reviewing and Refining Content (Part 3) (B2.3)
  • U2L20 Revising By Reviewing and Refining Content (Part 4) (B2.3)
  • U2L21 Understanding Their Perspectives and Biases (Part 1) (C1.2)
  • U2L22 Understanding Their Perspectives and Biases (Part 2) (C1.2)
  • U2L23 Understanding Their Perspectives and Biases (Part 3) (C1.2)
  • U2L24 Understanding Their Perspectives and Biases (Part 4) (C1.2)
  • Finish and Hand in EWC4U Unit2 Assignment at the end of lesson
  • EWC4U Unit2 Online Test
  • EWC4U Unit3 Overview
  • Accessibility to EWC4U Unit 3 Assignment
  • U3L1 Elements of Style (Part 1) (A1.4)
  • U3L2 Elements of Style (Part 2) (A1.4)
  • U3L3 Elements of Style (Part 3) (A1.4)
  • U3L4 Elements of Style (Part 4) (A1.4)
  • U3L5 Elements of Style (Part 5) (A1.4)
  • U3L6 Elements of Style (Part 6) (A1.4)
  • U3L7 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 1) (B3.1)
  • U3L8 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 2) (B3.1)
  • U3L9 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 3) (B3.1)
  • U3L10 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 4) (B3.1)
  • U3L11 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 5) (B3.1)
  • U3L12 Editing and Proofreading Work (Part 6) (B3.1)
  • U3L13 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 1) (B3.2)
  • U3L14 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 2) (B3.2)
  • U3L15 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 3) (B3.2)
  • U3L16 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 4) (B3.2)
  • U3L17 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 5) (B3.2)
  • U3L18 Publishing and Producing Polished Written Work (Part 6) (B3.2)
  • U3L19 Planning to Improve (Part 1) (C1.3)
  • U3L20 Planning to Improve (Part 2) (C1.3)
  • U3L21 Planning to Improve (Part 3) (C1.3)
  • U3L22 Planning to Improve (Part 4) (C1.3)
  • U3L23 Planning to Improve (Part 5) (C1.3)
  • U3L24 Planning to Improve (Part 6) (C1.3)
  • Finish and Hand in EWC4U Unit3 Assignment at the end of lesson
  • EWC4U Unit4 Overview
  • Accessibility to EWC4U Unit 4 Assignment
  • U4L1 The Writer’s Perspective (Part 1) (A1.5)
  • U4L2 The Writer’s Perspective (Part 2) (A1.5)
  • U4L3 The Writer’s Perspective (Part 3) (A1.5)
  • U4L4 The Writer’s Perspective (Part 4) (A1.5)
  • U4L5 The Writing Profession (Part 1) (A1.6)
  • U4L6 The Writing Profession (Part 2) (A1.6)
  • U4L7 The Writing Profession (Part 3) (A1.6)
  • U4L8 The Writing Profession (Part 4) (A1.6)
  • U4L9 Generating Ideas Collaboratively (Part 1) (B4.1)
  • U4L10 Generating Ideas Collaboratively (Part 2) (B4.1)
  • U4L11 Generating Ideas Collaboratively (Part 3) (B4.1)
  • U4L12 Generating Ideas Collaboratively (Part 4) (B4.1)
  • U4L13 Providing Feedback to Peers(Part 1) (B4.2)
  • U4L14 Providing Feedback to Peers(Part 2) (B4.2)
  • U4L15 Providing Feedback to Peers(Part 3) (B4.2)
  • U4L16 Providing Feedback to Peers(Part 4) (B4.2)
  • U4L17 Asessing Peers’ Work (Part 1) (B4.3)
  • U4L18 Asessing Peers’ Work (Part 2) (B4.3)
  • U4L19 Assessing Peers’ Work (Part 3) (4.3)
  • U4L20 Assessing Peers’ Work (Part 4) (4.3)
  • U4L21 Demonstrating Growth (Part 1) (C1.4)
  • U4L22 Demonstrating Growth (Part 2) (C1.4)
  • U4L23 Demonstrating Growth (Part 3) (C1.4)
  • U4L24 Demonstrating Growth (Part 4) (C1.4)
  • Finish and Hand in EWC4U Unit4 Assignment at the end of lesson
  • EWC4U Unit4 Online Test
  • EWC4U Final Project
  • EWC4U Final Exam
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