(one course) Students generally fulfill this requirement during the fall or spring of their first year.
Many students find it helpful to take a W course in field that engages them; they discover they enjoy writing, and make more progress, when the course topic is one they especially want to explore. All W courses fulfill a Sophia Program requirement and provide the opportunity to earn the Basic W.
Courses that meet the Writing Proficiency requirement:
(The courses listed below also fulfill an LO1 requirement.)
|ART 290W Earth Art (CP) half of the tandem with PHIL 110W||3.5|
|COMM 103W Introduction to Communication (CP, WV)||4|
|ENLT 151W Introduction to Literature: Animals, Monsters, Ghosts (HL, WV)||4|
|ENLT 151W Introduction to Literature: Death and Dying (HL, WV)||4|
|ENLT 151W Introduction to Literature: Magic and Realism (HL, WV)||4|
|ENLT 151W Introduction to Literature: World Building in Literature (HL, WV)||4|
|HUST 197W Myth, Legend, and History (HP, CTS, WV, GL, SR)||4|
|ICS 201W Introduction to Intercultural Studies (HP, IC)||4|
|PHIL 110W Introductory Philosophy (PW, WV) half of the tandem with ART 290W||3.5|
|POSC 151W Political Issues (SSI, CTS)|
|RLST 101W Introducing Religious Studies: Conversion (RTI, WV, IC)||4|
|THTR 135W Introduction to Theatre (CP)||4|