WCC Resources

Our resources cover a range of topics related to writing and communication across various disciplines, audiences, and situations.

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Academic Writing Foundations

Genres and Modes of Communication

Starting Your Assignment





Polishing Your Work

Using ChatGPT and other Text-Generating Artificial Intelligence (GenAI)

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