IWP Courses

Massive Open Online Courses for Creative Writing

Lower left image by wocintechchat.com, cropped. The IWP's massive open online courses (MOOCs) offer opportunities for interactive learning in creative writing and literature to unlimited numbers of... More

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MOOCs, Off-Campus Courses & Outreach

Lower left image by wocintechchat.com. The IWP’s Digital Learning Program offers a year-round program of online courses, exchanges, and events whose goal is to encourage worldwide cultural and... More

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Undergraduate and Graduate Level

International Writing Program's core courses are closely related to our Fall Residency. In International Literature Today [IWP: 3191] students read the prose and poetry of the visiting writers, who... More

During each fall residency, two academic courses connect UI students with the IWP writers: the undergraduate-level International Literature Today (IWP: 3191), and the graduate-level International Translation Workshop (IWP:5205). Check MyUI for additional fall and spring courses.

In collaboration with academic institutions and literary communities worldwide, the IWP Digital Learning (DL) Program offers English-language courses centered around the theme of creative writing. Along with MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses), which are free and open to anyone who wishes to take them, the DL Program offers various online exchanges and open-application courses. For more information, please visit the Digital Learning page.

On-Campus Courses

Digital Learning Courses