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Writ 101: First-Year Writing I

Writing & Rhetoric

Prepares students to write in college by focusing on writing as process for a variety of contexts and audiences. Develops information literacy, awareness of conventions, skills of inquiry, exploration, and argumentation. Includes mulitmodal writing presented in ePortfolios.

A student may not receive credit for both Writ 100 and Writ 101.

3 Credits


  • Successful completion of DS 098, if required.

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for Writ 101
  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for Writ 101
  • Lecture: WEB Washington Internship for Writ 101
  • Lecture: iStudy for Writ 101
  • Lecture: Study Abroad for Writ 101
  • Lecture: Hybrid Lecture for Writ 101

Course Fee(s)

College Writing

  • $20.00
  • $32.00

Online, Internet, or Web-based

Students may be required to pay additional fees to an outside vendor for identity verification prior to a proctored assessment.

  • $100.00 per 3 Semester Credit Hours
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