General Education at Ferris State University

WRITING

PROBLEM SOLVING AND RESEARCHING

College graduates should be able to analyze the writing situation, identify needed information, and locate the appropriate information for their writing; specifically, they should be able to:

  • analyze their own experience to provide ideas for their writingcreate ideas for their writing.analyze the context of the writing problem.retrieve material from various sources.analyze themoral or ethical implications of their subject.recognize primary and secondary sources of information available in their field and know how to read them.assess and evaluate informationuse secondary sources available within their discipline appropriately.analyze and interpret primary data in an appropriate form

  • document primary and secondary sources appropriately.


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