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English 155. Heald College Teri Tosspon, M.A. . Course Description. College-level writing skills: research and editing techniques persuasive writing audience analysis language sensitivity. Student Learning Outcomes.

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english 155

English 155

Heald College

Teri Tosspon, M.A.

course description
Course Description
  • College-level writing skills:
  • research and editing techniques
  • persuasive writing
  • audience analysis
  • language sensitivity
student learning outcomes
Student Learning Outcomes
  • Revise their own writing for errors in grammar, usage, and mechanics.
  • Describe and utilize an acceptable college-level writing style when constructing argumentative and persuasive essays.
  • Conduct research and integrate research findings into argumentative and/or persuasive essays.
  • Continued on next page
student learning outcomes continued
Student Learning Outcomes, Continued…
  • Use correct MLA citations and Works Cited pages.
  • Analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of arguments in readings.
  • Use new vocabulary encountered in readings.
  • Prepare and give presentations orally.
instructor information
Instructor Information
  • Teri Tosspon
  • ttosspon@gmail.com
  • http://ttosspon.wikispaces.com/English+10
  • (949) 981-6769
  • Office hours: W 5-6pm in classroom and by appointment.
textbooks
Textbooks
  • Bundle ISBN: 053845962X
    • Wyrick, J. (2008). Steps to Writing Well with Additional Readings
    • Wadsworth. (2004). Patterns of Inquiry Comp21 CD-ROM.
    • Kirszner, L.G., & Mandell, S.R. (2009). Advantage Books: The Pocket Wadsworth Handbook, 2009 MLA Update Edition (4th ed.)
    • Robitaille, J., & Connelly, B. (2003). Writer’s Resources CD-ROM 2.0 (2nd ed.).
grading policy
Grading Policy
  • Exams 10%
  • Projects and Assignments 80%
  • Participation 10%
about teri tosspon
About Teri Tosspon
  • Born on a farm in the middle of Nebraska

Education

  • University of Nebraska- Lincoln - Masters
  • Oxford University, England
  • University of California Irvine – Masters/PhD
course schedule
Course Schedule
  • See Pg 4 of the Syllabus
attendance
Attendance
  • If you miss 14 days in a row, you will be dropped.
  • Studies have shown that 85% attendance is minimum for success.
  • There are graded activities during class period
  • If you need to miss class, Call MRS TOSSPON as soon as you know you are going to be absent (949-981-6769).
makeup policy
Makeup Policy
  • Each student has the opportunity to make up one missed major in-class graded event.
  • You MAY make up one (1) quiz or exam.
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Blue or White Scrubs for MEDICAL

Layer appropriately- White Only

NO Canvas/Fabric Shoes- It’s a hazard!

Shoes must be covered- no holes

Or open toed

No Piercings and/or excessive

jewelry

WHITE shoes- Leather only,

Must have a defined heel

No Piping on Scrubs

No Externship Scrubs

WHITE Outerwear

only!!!! NO HOODS

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NO HOODS

Professional Attire Example

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NO HOODS

Professional Attire Example

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MALES & FEMALES:

NO HATS OF ANY KIND

NO HOODIES OR SWEATSHIRTS

NO SUNGLASSES IN THE CLASSROOM

PROFESSIONAL OUTERWEAR ONLY IN THE CLASSROOMS!!!

academic integrity
Academic Integrity
  • copying work, ideas, or projects from any other person or media
  • allowing another person to copy or borrow original work in any form
  • allowing another person to copy answers on a quiz or test or to communicate with another person during a quiz or test
  • representing the work of another team member as one’s own
  • stopping or delaying another student in the completion of any work
  • plagiarism in any form, including failing to give credit to the source of thoughts, words, ideas, or work from any other person, printed material, or web site
tosspon s policies
Tosspon’s Policies
  • treat others as you would like to be treated.
  • Respect.
respect
Respect
  • Be courteous and respectful of everyone and everything
  • Be prepared for class and actively participate (This includes completing assignments and having required materials)
  • Raise hand to speak when others are speaking.
  • Electronic devices are not allowed in class unless they are specially needed and approved by the instructor.
  • Food or drinks other than water in a re-sealable water bottle are allowed.
late work
Late Work
  • -10% for each day late.
  • Work conducted during class that is missed cannot be made up under any circumstances (except in the case of tests).
resubmission of assignments
Resubmission of Assignments
  • Contact the instructor
  • Make corrections
  • Resubmit no later than 1 week
computer usage
Computer Usage
  • During lectures, presentations, and discussion monitors should be turned off unless otherwise approved.