This is the post for the week beginning January 26, 2016.
Readings for the Week of January 26
For today’s session, please read the following:
- Information on how ethical issues affect technical writing and chapter 2 of Markel.
- Details on the importance of audience and purpose and chapter 4 of Markel.
- Strategies for adapting your writing to the needs of your readers and chapter 6 of Markel.
- Examples for Project 1, to help you understand the assignment.
Work for the Week of January 26
Please complete these tasks:
Go to Tests & Quizzes in Canvas, and complete the reading quizzes on Chapters 2, 4 and 6 of Markel by 11:59 PM on Monday, February 1. See the policies for quizzes on the course logistics page.
Go to Discussions in Canvas, and choose the "Analyzing Example Bio Statements" discussion. Analyze the examples for Project 1 using the discussion questions in Canvas. You will be working in small groups again to help manage the conversation.
Continue working on the drafts for your bio statement. You will post your draft for peer review feedback on Tuesday, February 2, and provide feedback to two partners by 11:59 PM on Thursday, February 4. There is no grace period or extension for peer review drafts or feedback. Project 1 is due on Monday, February 8. The grace period ends on Monday, February 15.