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2210 January 12

Page history last edited by morph 13 years, 5 months ago

 January 12, 2009

 

Announcements:

  • Description of blogs--what to include
  • Finding/ordering books?
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*Questions regarding syllabus

Take up Syllabus responses

Take up permission forms

 

*Electronic portfolio and permissions

 

*Learning styles--what is your learning style? Why did I ask this question?

 

*Introduce Course Wiki--Do Not upgrade to Wiki 2.0

Settings

Creating Pages

Creating Links

History

Recent Changes

Navigate through the wiki

Pages

Questions?

 

 

*Add your  name and information to the Course Roster page

Include a link to your blog or move your blog entries to your page

 

 

*Technical Communication as Problem Solving

  •  Shift Happens

     

  • Blog Response

  • Tools/Technologies/Audience/Purpose/Values/Implications

     

  • Process of Discovery/Problem Solving—Google Docs, Web Site, Groups

     

  • Hierarchy—owner/collaborator

     

    • web site—presentational—more hierarchical

       

    • docs—invention—less hierarchical

       

  • Solutions?

 

 *Class Discussion of Readings

  • Annotations of Rhetorical Analysis and Service Learning

  • Questions

    What is Service-Learning?

    Models of Service-Learning?

    What is the Stanford Model? Why is it called this?

    What are the attributes of a Service-Learning project?

    What is praxis?

    So what? Who benefits? What kind of learning is this?

     

    Rhetorical Analysis

    Key Terms?

    Define

    Rhetorical Analysis?

     

    Questions, critiques, comments regarding chapters

     

     

    *Class Discussion of Memos

    View list of Mount Zion Human Services Technical Writing needs

    Discuss

    Other Potential Collaborations?

    Discuss

     

     

     Homework for January 19 (even though we do not have class)

    • Attend the Civic Engagement Fair on January 14; 10am - 2pm; Gather information that is interesting to you;
    • Blog about your experience of the Civic Engagement Fair;
    • Read Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 from Service Learning
    • Blog a response to both chapters, including what you believe is the most important point, what you find confusing, and how you think this will be related to our course projects
    • Find 1-2 Technical Communication online reference sites and add them to our ENC 2210 Readings and Resources page.

       

    • Locate a job advertisement for a job, internship, etc. for which you wish to apply and are qualified for. Post this advertisement to your wiki page
    • Draft a resume and cover letter responding to this particular job advertisement

     

    Homework for January 26

     

 

 

 

 

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