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Learning Objectives

The Learning Objectives must be listed on all WRIT 300 syllabi.

All WRIT 300 syllabi must include the common Learning Objectives as they appear below:

Learning Objectives

Students will:

  • Identify, define and develop a focused research topic.
  • Conduct library, academic database, and Internet research and evaluate sources.
  • Demonstrate the ability to summarize, paraphrase, and quote, as appropriate.
  • Synthesize material from multiple sources.
  • Document using MLA or APA format, both in-text and in a Works Cited or References list.
  • Demonstrate an ability to revise written work through drafting and staged assignments.

*It is recommended that these LOs be discussed and explained throughout the semester, particularly as students draft and revise formal writing assignments.