ENA 101 Spring 2018 Workshop Calendar

Please note: this is an intended itinerary for the semester. Dates and topics may change, based on class need. If a due date for an assignment is changed, it will always be LATER, never earlier. This calendar will be updated with all changes to reflect where we are in class. Changes will also be discussed in class. If you miss class, you should actively check our course calendar and BlackBoard to ensure that you are up-to-date on our schedule.

Week One

Thursday,

8 March

What's Happening in Class:

Introduction to the course; overview of Understanding Rhetoric; basic academic essay structure 


Week Two

Thursday,

15 March

What's Happening in Class:

Writing experiment; discussion of Understanding Rhetoric; context practice


Week Three

Thursday, 

22 March

What's Happening in Class:

Writing experiment; discussion of Understanding Rhetoric; project #1 workshop


Week Four

Thursday,

29 March

What's Happening in Class:

Writing experiment; discussion of Understanding Rhetoric; project #1 workshop


Week Five: Happy Spring Break!

No classes, March 30 - April 8


Week Six:

Thursday,

12 April

What's Happening in Class:

Review of writing identities; discussion of rhetorical triangle; review of project #1; analysis of thesis; analysis of use of ethos, pathos & logos


Week Seven:

Thursday,

19 April 

What's Happening in Class:

Analysis of project #1, background research for project #2; review of discourse communities


Week Eight:

Thursday,

26 April

What's Happening In Class:

Preparation for the midterm exam; midterm close reading practice; discussion; research for project #2


Week Nine:

Thursday,

3 May

What's Happening In Class:

Project #2 workshop; MLA citations


Week Ten:

Thursday,

10 May

What's Happening In Class:

Writing experiment; Project #2 workshop


Week Eleven:

Thursday,

17 May

What's Happening In Class:

Writing experiment; Project #3 workshop


Week Twelve:

Thursday,

24 May

What's Happening In Class:

Writing experiment; Revision Workshop


Week Thirteen:

Thursday,

31 May

What's Happening In Class:

Writing experiment; Revision Workshop; PIZZA!


Finals' Week