Writing Emphasis

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What we write matters; that is why we help students to gain excellent writing skills. Dordt professors are practiced writers who have extensive experience writing numerous stories, poems, essays, and books.

As an English Writing major, you’ll learn to write with clarity, precision, and grace in a variety of forms and for a variety of audiences. You’ll also apply the skills of interpretation not only to literature but also biblical studies, art, music, and film.

God holds eternal ownership of our words; therefore, what we write is shaped by faith. The skills that you take from our courses will prepare your career path wherever it may be.

Course options include:

  • Advanced Expository Writing I & II
  • Advanced Writer’s Workshop
  • Approaches to Literary Study