The faculty expects all students to become effective writers and achieve the learning goals of the Writing Across Audiences and Genres NUpath attributes. To this end, students are given opportunities to improve their writing throughout their curriculum. Learn more about the Online Writing Labs here.
First-Year Writing Requirement
All first-year students must satisfy a first-year writing requirement by completing the following courses:
and ENG 1106
|College Writing 1
and Lab for ENG 1105
Students must earn a C or better in the required writing course to satisfy the first-year writing requirement.
Advanced Writing Requirement
Students must satisfy the advanced writing requirement by completing one of the following courses. Transfer credit cannot be used to satisfy this requirement. Students must earn a C or better to satisfy the advanced writing requirement:
and ENG 3106
|Writing for the Professions: Science and Engineering
and Lab for ENG 3105
and ENG 3108
|Writing for the Professions: Business and the Social Sciences
and Lab for ENG 3107
Writing-Intensive Courses in the Major
Each major includes at least two additional writing-intensive courses. These courses are characterized by frequent and regular writing, assessment, and revision of student work and the opportunity for students to improve their work.