First Year Writing Program Policies and Recommendations (Approved 10-22-02)
On 10-02-02 the Writing Committee met to consider questions raised in the Chair's
memo to faculty regarding the First-Year Writing Program and to respond to his request
that all committees reconsider their composition and functions within the department.
All of the recommendations below were unanimously endorsed by the committee.
These recommendations were presented as a motion by the Writing Committee at the English department faculty meeting on 10-22-02 and were unanimously approved by all of the tenured and tenure-eligible faculty members present.
Recommendations and timelines for implementation are listed below:
First Year Writing Program Policies and Recommendations (Approved 04/01)
Documents from the Ad Hoc Committee on Freshman Composition
The following documents are in MSWord format:
- Policy Statement
- ENGL 1101 Course Description1.doc
- ENGL 1102 Course Description1.doc
- Additional Policies
- Assessment of In-Class Writing
- Role of the Writing Director
- Mission of the Writing Committee