Student & Faculty Resources

Although each class instructor has the option to use his or her own documents in their course, this page offers examples of documents commonly used by instructors in the EMS program.

Writing Symbols Guide

Please refer to the EMS Writing Symbols Guide to view examples of common errors and the symbols used to mark them by instructors.

Grammar Lessons and Tests

To add to the lessons and materials you receive in your courses, there are a lot of online resources to help you improve your grammar. On this website, you can watch short videos explaining certain grammar points, and then you can take a quiz to test your comprehension.

C.L.A.S. at UCSB

If you would like one-on-one tutoring, please make an appointment with a tutor or drop by the Student Resources Building (SRB) and visit the C.L.A.S. Writing Lab. Tutors at C.L.A.S. are trained to specifically meet the needs of EMS students. More information and online appointments are available at their website: CLAS Writing Services.