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English 112 Schedule Spring 2014

English 112 Schedule Spring 2014

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Beth Bensen-Barber Eng 112 Spring 2014 1 All reading assignments are due on the day they are listed on the schedule  below. We will not be reading in class. You are responsible for completing all assigned readings prior to arriving to class. Each reading assignment is
identified in the “Readings” column.
 Also note that assignment due dates are
in the “Assignments” column.
EN =
WR = Writer’s
Linked titles take you to a Web page. Click on links to access texts
. Calendar/Schedule of Assignments (This schedule is subject to change.) Important Dates January 10, 2014 Last day to add a class January 22, 2014 Last day to drop a class with a refund March 20, 2014 Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W
Start watching the news, reading the newspaper and favorite blogs to begin identifying research topics of interest to you. Review topics on the following links: (Keep Taboo Topics for this course in mind as you select a topic)
statements and research questions)
topics; you will need to narrow down by developing a more focused research question)
 Week/Date Readings Assignments Week 1 Tu 7 Jan
Introduction to class
Discussion of class projects listed in syllabus
Questions about the syllabus and assignments?
Beth Bensen-Barber Eng 112 Spring 2014 2
Week/Date Readings Assignments Th 9 Jan F 10 Jan
No reading assigned
In-class review of library modules and complete Information Literacy Pre-test
Last day to add a class.
9 Jan:
 Information Literacy Pre-test by the end of class; click on
Library Modules
 on the Course Menu in Blackboard; click on
Week 2 Tu 14 Jan Th 16 Jan
“Analyzing Texts”
 (EN pp. 1-16 )
“Analyzing Texts”
 (EN pp. 16-25)
Brown, Doodler’s Unite!” (click on link to access and
watch five minute video)
14 Jan:
Academic Honesty Agreement in Blackboard by midnight
Week 3 Tu 21 Jan W 22 Jan Th 23 Jan
“Understanding Strategies of Persuasion” (
EN pp. 27-37)
Orbach, “Fat Is an Advertising Issue” (En pp. 386
Pope et al, “Evolving Ideals of Male Body Image” (En
 pp. 395-402)
Last day to drop a class with a refund.
“Understanding Strategies of Persuasion” (EN
 pp. 37-43)
Mitchell, “Faith and Fashion” (En pp. 416
Khameneh, “Tweets rom Iran” (En pp. 317
Week 4 Tu 28 Jan Th 30 Jan
No reading assigned
Continue discussion of rhetorical appeals and work on Rhetorical Analysis essay
No reading assigned
In-class peer review of Rhetorical Analysis
30 Jan:
 Rough draft of Rhetorical Analysis essay in class
 Week 5 Tu 4 Feb
Class canceled; attend individual conference; see conference schedule in BB
3-6 Feb:
 Complete draft of Rhetorical Analysis essay for
Beth Bensen-Barber Eng 112 Spring 2014 3
Week/Date Readings Assignments Th 6 Feb
Class canceled; attend individual conference; see conference schedule in BB individual conference
 Week 6 Tu 11 Feb Th 13 Feb
“Composing Arguments” (EN
 pp. 45-58)
Skenazy, “Don’t Smile for the Cameras” (En pp. 486
“Composing Arguments”
(EN pp. 59-70)
Friedman, “America’s Real Dream Team” (En pp. 548
11 Feb:
 Final revision of Rhetorical Analysis essay in Blackboard  by midnight
: You may access Library Modules by clicking on the links established in the course schedule or by going directly to each module by clicking on the
“Library Modules”
 button in the Course Menu in Blackboard. For each module, you will see two links related to each module. The first link for each module will take you directly to that module on the Library Research Guide. The second link for each module will take you to the assessment/quiz for that specific module.
Week 7 Tu 18 Feb Th 21 Feb
“Planning and Proposing Research Arguments” (EN
 pp. 74-81)
Items a and b Library Module One 
“Planning and Proposing Research Arguments” (EN
 pp. 81-91)
21 Feb:
 Assessment for Library Module One by midnight
Week 8 Tu 25 Feb
“Finding and Ev
aluating Research Sources
” (EN
 pp. 93-100)

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