List of Writing Intensive and Writing Enhanced Courses

Stetson University offers writing enhanced and writing intensive courses to teach and reinforce the principles of excellence in writing and thinking. These courses are taught with the expectation that students learn as a result of writing, not only that they write as a result of their learning. Students work with faculty to draft, develop, revise, and polish a major project in multiple stages to create a stronger writer.

Individual courses may have enrollment restrictions.

Asian Studies

  • ASIA 200S Introduction to East Asian Studies

Africana Studies

  • AFST 100S Intro to Africana Studies
  • AFST 102H Hip Hop, Rap, Sex, and Film
  • AFST 235H Intro to African American Film

American Studies

  • AMST 301H American Cultural Traditions
  • AMST 320H American Women's History
  • AMST 351B The Art of Public Explanation
  • AMST 354B Southern History and Culture in the United States, 1800-present


  • BIOL 498 Research Proposal
  • BIOL 499 Research II

Business Administration

  • SOBA 205 Professional Communications

Business Analytics

  • BSAN 440Q Forecasting

Business Law

  • BLAW 409 Legal Research, Writing, and Analytics


  • CHEM 498 Research Proposal

Communication and Media Studies

  • COMM 311 Classical Rhetoric
  • COMM 314B Rhetoric, Culture, and Identity
  • COMM 411 Philosophy of Communication

Computer Science

  • CINF 498 Senior Project I
  • CSEC 498 Senior Proposal

Creative Writing

  • ENCW 111A: Introduction to Writing Literary Non-Fiction
  • ENCW 112A: Introduction to Writing Fiction
  • ENCW 113A: Introduction to Writing Poetry
  • ENCW 114A: Introduction to Dramatic Writing
  • ENCW 120A; Special Topics in Creative Writing
  • ENCW 215A: Multi Genre Creative Writing
  • ENCW 311A: Nonfiction Workshop
  • ENCW 312A: Introductory Fiction
  • ENCW 313A: Poetry Workshop
  • ENCW 314A: Dramatic Writing
  • ENCW 313: Poetry Workshop
  • ENCW 320A: Writers Read
  • ENCW 411: Advanced Nonfiction Workshop
  • ENCW 412: Advanced Fiction Workshop
  • ENCW 413: Advanced Poetry Workshop
  • ENCW 414: Advanced Drama Workshop


  • CSEC Senior Proposal


  • ECON 498 Senior Research Proposal


  • EDUC 499 Senior Research


  • ENGL 132B Shakespeare's Great Characters and Their Worlds
  • ENGL 141 Writing About...
  • ENGL 142A Literature in the World
  • ENGL 206 Technical Writing
  • ENGL 207 Nature Writing
  • ENGL 208 Personal Essay
  • ENGL 209 Writing for Your Life
  • ENGL 220 Understanding Composition & Rhetoric
  • ENGL 235A Intro to Film
  • ENGL 240A Reading Nonfiction
  • ENGL 241A Reading Narrative
  • ENGL 242A Reading Lyric
  • ENGL 243A Understanding Drama
  • ENGL 324 Peer Tutoring in Writing
  • ENGL 325 Grammar & Rhetoric

Environmental Science & Studies

  • ENSS 310V Cultural and Political Ecology
  • ENSS 498 Senior Research Proposal

Family Enterprise

  • FENT 235 Foundations of Family Enterprise

Food Studies

  • FOOD 226V School Food: Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat


  • GERM 304B Modern German Culture


  • HIST 103H Modern Western Civilization
  • HIST 104H Early World Civilizations
  • HIST 105H Modern World Civilizations
  • HIST 210H Ancient Near East
  • HIST 211H History of Ancient Greece
  • HIST 212H History of Ancient Rome
  • HIST 220H Early English History
  • HIST 250V Immigration, Race, and Ethnicity
  • HIST 252H Gender in American History
  • HIST 254H History of Baseball
  • HIST 270H History of Modern China
  • HIST 271H History of Modern Japan
  • HIST 313 Fall of the Roman Empire
  • HIST 315H Celtic Civilization
  • HIST 320 King Arthur
  • HIST 323S The French Revolution, 1770-1815: The Enlightenment, Terror, and Napoleon
  • HIST 329H Nazi Germany: History, Politics, and Culture
  • HIST 330H World War II: A Global History
  • HIST 331S The Holocaust
  • HIST 351B The Art of Public Explanation
  • HIST 354B Southern History and Culture in the United States, 1800-present
  • HIST 356 H/W History of American Health Care
  • HIST 359H. The Birth of Modern America, 1890-1940
  • HIST 362H American Women's History


  • HON 101 Enduring Questions
  • HON 301 Leading Lives that Matter

Health Sciences

  • HLSC 498 Senior Research proposal

Human Resource Management

  • HMRT 420 Managing Compensation & Benefits


  • JOUR 100 Intro to Journalism
  • JOUR 232 Magazine Journalism
  • JOUR 234 Investigative Journalism
  • JOUR 332 Opinion Writing


  • MGMT 410 Research in Managerial Ethics
  • MGMT 465 Leading Organizational Change and Development


  • MATH498 Senior Research I


  • MUED 354 Instrumental Methods I: Elementary/Middle School
  • MUED 355 Instrumental Methods II Middle School/High School
  • MUED 356 Choral Methods I; Elementary/Middle School
  • MUED 357 Choral Methods II: Middle School/High School
  • MUSC 197A History of Popular Music
  • MUSC 312 Music History II
  • MUSC 389 Piano Literature II
  • MUSC 392 Song Literature
  • MUSC 397 Opera Literature
  • MUSC 471 Advanced Analysis


  • PHIL 250H History of Ancient Philosophy
  • PHIL 260H Modern Philosophy
  • PHIL 399 Junior Project Proposal


  • PSYC 203 Great Experiments

Religious Studies

  • RELS 370 Methods and Theories in the Study of Religion
  • RELS 499 Senior Colloquium

Russian Studies

  • REES 320A Russian Film through Culture


  • SOCI 375 Medicine and Health in Society
  • SOCI 337V Sociology of Developing Societies
  • SOCI 497 Methods and Styles of Social Science Communication


  • SPAN 301L Expression through Writing