Including a Writing Component in a General Education Course
The following suggestion suggestions are designed to help all those who are planning to develop a course for the General Education curriculum. These basic elements MUST be included in order for a course to be considered by the General Education committee.
Keep in mind that these requirements are necessary to analyze a course for a very specific program.
Purpose : For most General Education courses the writing component is an extremely important element in distinguishing the course as a part of the program.
In order to determine if a course meets the requirements to qualify as a General Education Course, specific information must be provided in the sample syllabus provided with the application.