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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Guides in the Disciplines

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Writing in the Disciplines? The Writing in the Disciplines link provided will connect instructors to available resources that focus on how to assign writing in content courses from the 100- through the 400-level. Resources include how to adjust writing assignments to your class goals and learning outcomes with a focus on time management.

Montclair University houses a comprehensive, discipline-specific guide for writing, divided into five areas: Business and Communication, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Mathematics. Each area is then subdivided between majors in each area such as Dance, Anthropology, History, Chemistry, and Business Writing.

 Available totally online, Anne Ruggles Gere's Roots in Sawdust: Writing to Learn Across the Disciplines, brings together teacher-authors from a wide variety of disciplines to detail how they successfully used writing activites to improve their students comprehension--without creating significant grading burdens for themselves.