The undergraduate faculty of Writing, Literature and Publishing is committed to the following learning objectives for the BA in the Writing, Literature and Publishing program.
- Demonstrate knowledge of literary history and of literary forms.
- Read, think, and write critically.
- Demonstrate knowledge of research skills.
- Display creative writing skills in one or more of the literary genres.
Students take courses in poetry, fiction, nonfiction, magazine writing, and publishing, in addition to courses in literature that ground them in the English-language tradition and introduce them to other traditions.