Assignment Types

Click on the links in the assignment types drop-down menu to view assignments across all College Writing 2 courses.

These assignment types are modeled on those used in College Writing 1, and are sequenced so that the goals students achieve in earlier reading and writing assignments enable them to meet the requirements of later, more complex assignments. College Writing 2 faculty might also use these assignment types to build on students’ experience in College Writing 1 and lead to a discipline-specific writing assignment.

While the disciplines of various College Writing 2 courses will prioritize different intellectual tasks, these assignment types represent the typical ones a student will need to master for his or her coursework: