Library Schedule Search Contact Pace Need More Info News at Pace Apply Online Pace University

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

What Is WAC?

Writing Across the Curriculum means Shared Responsibility:

WRITING—Some writing in every course is better than a lot in a few courses and none in most.
APPROPRIATENESS—If teachers design assignments appropriate to the learning objectives in their specific courses and disciplines, then students will learn versatility as writers, and teachers will be more comfortable responding to the writing.
COMMUNITY—Where all teachers in all courses and disciplines assign some appropriate writing, a community of writers grows. Students come to see writing as a natural form of communication, and so their comfort and confidence increase (Christopher Thaiss).

TABLE OF CONTENTS



                                         
green_ball green_ball green_ball

[Home][About Dyson][Mission][University Core Curriculum][Undergraduate Programs][Graduate
Programs
][Academic Resources]
[
Special Programs][Academic Programs][Centers][Institutes][Facilities][Dyson Student Projects][Calendar of Upcoming Dyson Events]