Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC)

Writing Across the Curriuclum (WAC), in ABA Legal Writing Sourcebook, 46-57 (3d ed. 2020)

Elon University Law Legal Studies Research Paper

12 Pages Posted: 27 Aug 2020

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Susan Liemer

Elon University School of Law; Elon University School of Law

Date Written: June 1, 2018

Abstract

This essay explains in practical terms what Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) means in the context of a law school curriculum and why a law school may want to implement a WAC requirement. It also explains how to create, implement, and maintain a robust WAC requirement within a law school.

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Keywords: Legal Writing, Writing Across the Curriculum, WAC, Teaching Writing in the Disciplines

Suggested Citation

Liemer, Susan, Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) (June 1, 2018). Writing Across the Curriuclum (WAC), in ABA Legal Writing Sourcebook, 46-57 (3d ed. 2020), Elon University Law Legal Studies Research Paper, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3632210

Susan Liemer (Contact Author)

Elon University School of Law ( email )

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Elon University School of Law ( email )

201 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
United States
336-279-9232 (Phone)

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