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Best Practices in Advanced Writing

The Advanced Writing requirement is successfully fulfilled in a variety of different ways. All courses/course sequences satisfying this requirement should include a syllabus statement that identifies the importance of writing in the course. See a sample statement. Syllabi and daily/weekly calendars for these courses should also let students know where writing instruction and feedback will be happening.

Browse the following examples to see how a few departments have fulfilled the Advanced Writing requirement in innovative ways that exemplify best practices for teaching writing.