ENGL 135 Week 1 McDonalds Evaluation (Devry) ENGL 135 Entire Course (Devry) HCS 475 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Evaluation Our first assignment is an evaluation, which uses a set of standards or criteria to measure quality or effectiveness of a subject, such as a place, product, or service. This week, you will evaluate a restaurant. You may include details that allow your evaluation to come alive for the reader. • Week 1-7 All Discussion Questions • Week 1 - Restaurant Evaluation • Week 2 - Omnivore's Dilemma Book Review • Week 3 - Position Paper • Week 4 - Research Proposal • Week 5 - Annotated Bibliography • Week 6 - Research Paper Draft • Week 7 - Revising the Research Paper • Week 8 - Final Research Paper
ENGL 135 Course Material ENGL 135 Week 1-7 All Discussions (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 2 Book Review of Omnivores Dilemma (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 2 Book Review of Omnivores Dilemma • W1 DQ1 Evaluating a Dilemma (graded) • W1 DQ2 Evaluating Elements (graded) • W2 DQ1 Review of an Advertisement (graded) • W2 DQ2 Common Expectations (graded) • W3 DQ1 Taking a Position on Animal Rights (graded) • W3 DQ2 Points of Contention (graded) • W4 DQ1 Proposing Solutions (graded)
ENGL 135 Course Material ENGL 135 Week 3 Position Paper The Omnivore's Dilemma (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 4 Research Proposal and Outline paper (Devry) Homework The Research Paper will be a longer version of your position paper, just expanded with outside sources. The research proposal and outline let the reader know your topic, research question, and how you plan to expand your position paper. The research outline provides a road map of your ideas for the research paper, including your thesis, organization, and major ideas. • Position Paper • Choose your topic for the position paper carefully, as it will be expanded into the Research Paper later in this course. The topic should come from one of the issues explored in The Omnivore’s Dilemma. A theme of this bookis that conventional wisdom about societal issues and challenges is often incorrect. Don’t be afraid to take an unconventional stance on an issue.
ENGL 135 Course Material ENGL 135 Week 5 Annotated Bibliography (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 6 Research Paper Draft (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 6 Research Paper Draft • Homework • The annotated bibliography is a very useful research tool in that it summarizes the information found in each of your research paper sources, and relates how the source will connect to ideas in your paper.
ENGL 135 Course Material ENGL 135 Week 7 Research Presentation (Devry) ENGL 135 Week 8 Final Research Paper (Devry) Homework Your final research paper should be 8-10 pages, not including an APA cover page and References page. It is worth 150 points and is due the Thursday of Week 8 to the Dropbox. • Homework • Your teacher will assign you to a peer review team. Complete the second draft of your paper and post it to your team Discussion board for peer review as directed. An additional 3-4 pages should be added to your draft from last week. You will peer review two classmates’ second drafts, and your peer reviews are due at the end of the week to the same thread.