Schedule

Schedule subject to change with notice.

Date Major Due Dates; Homework (due day listed); In class
T 1/21 Introduction to Course; Read Burke in class (Moodle); Notes
Th 1/23 Read Gee (Moodle), Community Reflection Paper due by Friday at 5:00 (bring draft to class); Notes; Discuss research and emails
T 1/28 Read Donegan and Onion; Notes
Th 1/30 Bring in draft of Innovation Paper; Discuss notes, genre and formatting resources (Moodle), Innovation Paper rubric
T 2/4 Workshop papers; Notes
Th 2/6 Innovation Paper due with revisions by the end of Friday; Discuss Tufte, presentations, sample slides
T 2/11 Read sections of Pitt’s “Introducing Public Speaking” (all of The Basics, Writing the Speech, and Delivering the Speech), bring outline and visual aid for peer reviews of Presentation 1
Th 2/13 Presentation 1
T 2/18 Presentation 1
Th 2/20 Presentation 1; Reflection Paper due by Friday
T 2/25 Read “Organizing Your Argument,” Damore memo, Jones, and Penny; Notes
Th 2/27 Debate Proposal due; Discuss notes and research
T 3/10 Midterm Reflection due
Th 3/12 Research Analysis due; Notes
T 3/17 Annotated Bibliography due; Notes
Th 3/19 Debate Paper due for peer reviews; Debate Paper Rubric
T 3/24 Conferences
Th 3/26 Debate Paper due with revisions by end of Sunday; Ethics Activity
T 3/31 Peer review presentations
Th 4/2 Presentation 2
T 4/7 Presentation 2
Th 4/16 Presentation 2; Reflection Paper due by end of Friday
T 4/21 Read Tufekci and McIntosh
Th 4/23 Bring draft of Ethics Paper to class; A/V Workshop
T 4/28 Workshop papers
Th 4/30 Ethics Paper due with revisions
T 5/5 Presentations
Th 5/7 Presentations
T 5/12 Final Assignment due with Final Reflection (for videos and podcasts); Final Reflection due (for presentations)