Core Curriculum

Speaking Across the Curriculum 

Requirement Structure

Students must take one course at or above the 300-level in any part of the University that provides opportunities for formal oral communications assignments.

Learning Objectives

  • To develop oral communication skills in the context of course- and discipline-specific materials.
  • To use oral communications assignments to aid students in mastery of course- and discipline-specific content.


Exemptions:  The Speaking across the Curriculum Requirement is suspended for students matriculating between Fall 2010 and Spring 2012.