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In addition to adhering to General Education Requirements and School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts Requirements , the Writing Studies major requires at least 54 units (some of which simultaneously meet general education requirements). Courses in the major must be taken for a letter grade, and specifically may not be taken on a pass/no pass basis unless the course is only offered on a pass/no pass basis.
The following two courses are required.
Complete two of the following courses:
Complete one of the following courses:
Complete two of the following courses that are reading intensive, emphasizing a scope of humanities research and associated theories/methodologies to broaden and enrich students’ writing studies praxis:
Other non-WRI courses may apply to this requirement with departmental approval.
Complete the following courses: