Genres in FYC

 

A bubble chart depicting the most common genres taught in first year composition syllabi.
Genres commonly taught in First Year Composition, based on a survey of 50 syllabi from two-year colleges, four-year colleges, liberal arts colleges, and research-1 institutions in the United States.

 

A bubble chart depicting genres most commonly included in first year composition textbooks that take a genre approach.
Genres commonly included in first year composition textbooks, based on data gathered by Alex Funt from ten popular genre-based textbooks.

Data collection by Jordynn Jack and Alex Funt; Analysis by Jordynn Jack