The Writing and Digital Media program has seven primary learning objectives. We accomplish these through a strong curriculum that is revised and updated on a regular basis, knowledgeable and dedicated professors, and bright, motivated peers. In addition, we offer several meaningful learning experiences and opportunities inside and outside the classroom that enhance your learning and professional preparation.
Objective 1: Students will develop a comprehensive understanding of the theories and practice of language use.
Objective 2: Students will demonstrate advanced critical thinking skills, inclusive of information literacy across a range of print and electronic genres.
Objective 3: Students will demonstrate sophisticated rhetorical abilities and rhetorical flexibility.
Objective 4: Students will be able to communicate to diverse audiences in a variety of contexts and genres.
Objective 5: Students will be prepared for a wide range of writing-related careers or graduate programs.
Objective 6: Students will have the ability to use, analyze, and learn communication technologies.
Objective 7: Students will develop exceptional textual, visual, and verbal communication abilities.