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In Writing Studies and Composition students research the effect of writing on our world, our culture, and selves. This research informs the content of both introductory and upper-level courses in writing. The minor in Writing Studies offers courses in the areas of professional writing, composition and rhetoric, and new media literacy. Click here for a full list of minor program offerings.
Faculty in the department also teach Writing Studies and Composition 1 and 2, requirements for university graduation. In these courses students learn to use writing as a tool for critical thinking and intellectual engagement across the disciplines.