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English 4900 schedule, spring 2019

Updated 1/9/19

Note that this schedule of meeting and assignments is tentative. I will make adjustments as need arises, giving ample notice in class and on the web when making changes in the schedule.

 
 
Day/Date
Assignments due
In class
Week 1
Wed. Jan. 9

Introduction to course
Course syllabus
On plagiarism

Reflective response 1

Thurs. Jan. 10  
Week 2

Mon. Jan. 14
Drop/add ends

 
Wed. Jan. 16

Faculty advisor acknowledgment form

Discussion of topic viability,
theoretical or critical contexts
Week 3
Mon. Jan. 21

MLK Day holiday
Project prospectus due in D2L
(by 6:00 p.m.)
 
Wed. Jan. 23
Reflective response 2
Discussion of topics
and organization
Research orientation
Week 4
Wed. Jan. 30
Annotated bibliography in D2L
No class meeting
Individual conferences
Week 5
Mon. Feb. 4
Paper: pages 1-5 in D2L
 
Wed. Feb. 6  
In-class workshopping
Week 6
Mon. Feb. 11
Paper: revised pages 1-5 in D2L
 
Wed. Feb. 13  
No class meeting
Individual conferences
Week 7
Mon. Feb. 18
Paper: pages 1-10 in D2L
 
Wed. Feb. 20  
In-class workshopping
Week 8
Mon. Feb. 25 Paper: pages 1-15 in D2L  
Wed. Feb. 27  
No class meeting
Individual conferences
Week 9 Mon. March 4  Paper: pages 1-20 in D2L  
Wed. March 6
Last day to withdraw 
with "W" grade
 
In-class workshopping
Week 10
Mon. March 11
Paper: complete draft in D2L 
 
Wed. March 13

Reflective response 3

No class meeting
Individual conferences
Fri. March 15
 
Workshopping outside of class
 
Mon. March 18-
Fri. March 22
 Spring break
 Spring break
Week 11
Mon. March 25
Paper: revised complete draft in D2L
Individual conferences
Wed. March 27  
Cut-down workshopping
Week 12
Mon. April 1
Cut-down presentation draft in D2L
 
Wed. April 3  
No class meeting
Individual conferences
Week 13
Mon. April 8
Cut-down presentation revision in D2L
 
Wed. April 10 Reflective response 4 
No class meeting
Individual conferences
Week 14
Mon. April 15

Cut-down presentation final draft in D2L

Individual conferences
Wed. April 17
Digital display docs due via email
Presentation rehearsal
Week 15
Mon. April 22  
Presentation rehearsal in SLC
(Foundation Boardroom in cafeteria)

Individual conferences
Wed. April 24  
Presentations
Week 16
Wed. May 1

Presentations
Fri. May 3
by 9:00 p.m.
Paper: revised final draft in D2L
Reflective response 5