ENGL112 Week 7 Position Paper Lecture Notes

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Position Paper Final Drafts Introduction This week, you will peer review and continue work on your position essays. There are differences between rough drafts and final drafts of essays. It is important to know how to proceed from one to end successfully with the other. A very important concept is to keep an open mind ...

ENGL112 Week 6 Argumentation Lecture Notes

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Argumentation Taking a Position Introduction Next week, you will begin thinking about your final essay on positions.  Your review and evaluation will help get you ready to take a position since you will be seeing both sides of the “argument.”  Argumentation is not seen as a negative thing in academia but rather as a tool ...

ENGL112 Week 5 Position Writing Lecture Notes

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Position Writing Position Papers and Writing an Outline Introduction At this point, it is time to choose your topic for your final paper. A position paper must contain an expressed point of view about a given topic that has at least two clear sides that are able to be supported. Please be sure to check with your professor ...

ENGL112 Week 4 Some Ideas About Academic Papers

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Some Ideas About Academic Papers Create, Revise, Edit, and Proofreading. 1) Some ideas to CREATE an Academic Paper: 1a) Ask myself why I am writing this paper, What is expected from me, Who is my audience, When it needs to be presented and Where and How it will be read. 1b) Define the Subject or Main Point ...

ENGL112 Week 4 Evaluations & Using Sources Lecture Notes

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Evaluations & Using Sources APA Introduction APA stands for American Psychological Association. It is also a documentation style put forth by this association that is used at this and many other universities and that provides a format for documenting research in academic writing. It is important to document sources correctly in order to give credit where ...

ENGL112 Week 3 Review Writing Lecture Notes

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Review Writing Peer Review Introduction This week, you will begin working with peer reviewing.  You will submit a copy of your Review rough draft, and you will be reviewing your classmates’ rough drafts. You may or may not have done this in previous classes. You also might have done a form of peer review in a work-related ...

ENGL112 Week 2 Analytical Writing Lecture Notes

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Analytical Writing Analysis Introduction This week, you will revise your Rhetorical Analysis rough draft before you submit the final version to the Dropbox. The final draft of the Rhetorical Analysis should reflect improvement and changes from the rough draft which was submitted last week. You will be improving on not just minor errors but substantive ...

ENGL112 Week 1 The Writing Process Lecture Notes

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The Writing Process The Rhetorical Analysis Introduction Welcome to the world of college-level writing. By the end of this session, you should feel comfortable creating the parts of a college-level paper. You will learn about thesis statements, body paragraphs, introductions and conclusions, plus peer review. As part of your final paper, you will learn about ...