Writing Program Summer Courses


    Introduction to Composition

  • WRIT 1

    10-Week

    Provides declarative knowledge and procedural knowledge about writing, with a special focus on genre, genre conventions, and rhetorical situation. Provides opportunities for composing in a number of genres. Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing Requirement.(General Education Code(s): C1.) 


  • Rhetoric and Inquiry

  • WRIT 2-01

    10-Week

    Explores the intersections of investigation, interpretation, and persuasion and hones strategies for writing and research. Students develop specific, practical ways of improving their writing through sustained critical thinking about diverse issues from multiple points of view. Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and C1 requirements. (General Education Code(s): C2.) 


  • Rhetoric and Inquiry

  • WRIT 2-02

    10-Week 

    Explores the intersections of investigation, interpretation, and persuasion and hones strategies for writing and research. Students develop specific, practical ways of improving their writing through sustained critical thinking about diverse issues from multiple points of view. Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and C1 requirements. (General Education Code(s): C2.) 



  • Public Speaking

  • WRIT 106

    Session 2

    Students learn strategies to write, analyze, and deliver effective speeches of various kinds as well as professional presentations using PowerPoint and other visuals. Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements.