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Course Names and Numbers

Use Arabic numerals and capitalize the course of instruction when used with a numeral.

  • ANT-210: “The Anthropology of Poverty”

Proper names of courses standing alone should be capitalized and placed in quotations.

  • “Gender and Identity in Contemporary Brazilian Cinema”  

When used together, separate with a colon around the specific name of the course.

  • ECE-118: “Introduction to Computer and Logic Design”


When paraphrasing course content without using proper names of courses, do not capitalize or enclose in quotes.

An English major, she is specializing in the works of D.H. Lawrence and his relationship with women.