General Education at Ferris State University

WRITING

PURPOSE FOR WRITING

College graduates should be able to analyze and define the purpose of their writing; specifically, they should be able to:

  • be aware of the multiple purposes and goals they are acting on when they write.state their purpose(s) to their audiences.use vocabulary appropriate to their subject and purpose.arrange words within sentences to fit the intended purpose(s) and audience(s).

  • use an appropriate tone of voice.


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