Skidmore College

Standards and Expectations/
Writing--In-The-Disciplines Workshop:

Creating Writing-In-The-Disciplines Websites

June 12-June 16, 2000

Writing Expectations
Discipline-Specific Characteristics
Grading and Assessment Rubrics
Departmental Writing Pages

Workshop Aims

  1. To begin a discussion on the standards and expectations of college-level writing.
  2. To develop a list of standards and expectations for writing in specific academic disciplines.
  3. To create a website presenting the conventions, standards, and expectations for writing in each participant's specific academic discipline.

For Information on this Workshop please contact Michael Marx, Director of Writing-Across-The-Curriculum (