- a text a student composes for schoolwork
- a course of study.
- In high school and college, students in the U.S. take coursework in academic writing.
- an academic discipline (Writing Studies).
*Alternative Titles: Composition may also be referred as First-Year Writing, Academic Writing, Writing in the Disciplines.
Sample Course Syllabi
Below, listed in alphabetical order, are projects and assignments that may be assigned in composition courses.