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Academic Writing Expectations (AWE)

Walden's undergraduate courses contain a section called Academic Writing Expectations (AWE). These brief documents are intended to scaffold a student's acquisition of academic writing skills across course levels, preventing them from being overwhelmed by the conventions of research-based writing. The four levels of AWE documents are available on the Academic Writing Expectations (AWE) page.

See below for resources to help you guide students at the four AWE levels: