Institutional Graduation Requirements: Written Communications

GOAL 2: Written Communications 3 credits

Students will refine their understanding and practice of reading and writing as integral parts of researching, learning, discussing, and presenting academic materials.
Student Learning Outcomes: As a result of taking courses meeting this goal, students will:

  1. Read extensively and respond critically in written discourse, e.g. do significant outside reading with corresponding writing assignments.
  2. Use writing to learn course content by practicing writing as an integral, on-going part of the course and applying writing conventions of appropriate style manuals (MLA, APA, Chicago).

Global Issues Requirements
Written Communication Component 3
Select 1 course from the following: 3
ENGL 210 Introduction to Literature
HIST 151 US History I
HIST 152 US History II
HIST 256 World History
SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 150 Social Problems
SOC 285 Information Society
Note: Students MAY NOT USE the same course to meet both an System-wide General Education requirement and a Written Communications requirement.