Planning & Designing W&C Courses
Alphabetical list of Handouts & Guides

Words of Wisdom

In order to have a language become fixed, it is first necessary that those who speak it should become dead.

— Thomas Lounsbury

In W and C course writing and public speaking skills are used to enhance learning in the disciplines, including learning how members of the discipline communicate.

Planning the writing or speaking components of a W/C course requires begining with learning outcomes and building up a series of writing/speaking assignments that will achieve them rather than interfere with them.

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