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Blah Essay

  • Submitted by: kallee449
  • on February 13, 2012
  • Category: English
  • Length: 800 words

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Course Description:   designed as an introduction to skills and strategies of critical inquiry through reading and writing in academic context.

Course Objectives:

    • Recognize and write to specific academic audience for a specific purpose
    • Learn and use steps which may include evaluating, summarizing, analyzing, and synthesizing appropriate sources for carrying out a college level writing assignment.
    • Recognize how writers adapt language for audience, situation and purpose
    • Students will practice the process of writing using drafts to develop a successful essay

Texts:
Required
Wyrick, Jean Steps to Writing Well: with Additional Readings 7th edition. Boston: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005. ISBN:978413030563

Recommended
College level dictionary and Thesaurus.

Hacker, Diana. A Pocket Style Manual 5th edition.   Boston: Bedford/St. Martin’s 2004. ISBN: 0312593244

Assignments:
Week One: March 31, 2010
Course Overview and requirements
Prewriting: Pages 3-24
        • Selecting a subject
              o Narrowing your focus
        • Prewriting techniques
The Thesis Statement: Pages 31-45
Assignment Due April 7, 2010
        • Practicing What You’ve Learned page 39.   Part A together, Part B on your own.
        • Page 40 Assignment
        • Choose a topic from the Assignment printed on pages 43-44
        • Choose a prewriting technique and employ it for your topic.
        • Write a thesis statement

Week Two: April 7, 2010

The Body Paragraphs pages 47-78
        • Planning the body of your essay
              o The outline
        • The Topic Sentence
        • Paragraph Unity
        • Paragraph Coherence
        • Transitions
Beginnings and Endings pages 79-89
        • Lead-ins
        • Conclusions
Assignment Due April 14, 2010:   Write a rough draft of the essay we’ve been working on in class.

Week three: April 14, 2010

Drafting and Revising...

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  • Submitted by: kallee449
  • on February 13, 2012
  • Category: English
  • Length: 800 words
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