This schedule is subject to change based on student needs. Please check it regularly to stay up-to-date on assignments.


WEEK 1
TH 8/23 Introduction to course


WEEK 2
T 8/28 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 1

TH 8/30 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 2


WEEK 3
T 9/4 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 3
Discuss Scholarly Critique assignment

TH 9/6 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 4


WEEK 4
T 9/11

Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 5
Daniel Anderson- "Prosumer Approaches to New Media Composition"
"The Machine is Us/ing Us"
NOVA- "Killer Disease on Campus"

TH 9/13 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 6


WEEK 5
T 9/18 Reading: Bloom, Daiker, & White part 7

TH 9/20 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber part 1 (Conners, Rutter, & Durack)


WEEK 6
T 9/25 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber part 2 (Miller, Driskill, Rude, & Johnson)

TH 9/27 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber (Dobrin, Thralls & Blyler, & Slack, Miller, and Doak)


WEEK 7
T 10/2 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber (Johnson-Eilola, Sullivan, & Herndl)

TH 10/4 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber part 5 (Harrison, Blyler, Charney, & Sullivan and Porter)


WEEK 8
T 10/9 Workshop: Scholarly Critique

TH 10/11 Workshop: Scholarly Critique


WEEK 9
T 10/16 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber part 6 (Doheny-Farina, Winsor, & Allen, Atkinson, Morgan, Moore, and Snow)
Discuss Academic Profile project and Qualifying Portfolio

TH 10/18 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber (Mirel, Bernhardt, & Selfe and Selfe)

WEEK 10
T 10/23 Reading: Johnson-Eilola & Selber part 8 (Selber, Bosley, & Brasseur)

TH 10/25 Reading: Pare, Bernhardt, & Spilka (handout from Reshaping Technical Communication: New Directions and Challenges for the 21st Century)


WEEK 11
T 10/30 Reading: New London Group, "A Pedagogy of Multiliteracies", Sheppard "The Rhetorical Work of Multimedia Production Practices: It's More than Just Technical Skill" (handouts)

TH 11/1 Reading: Articles for presentation
Faculty presentation: Kathryn Valentine


WEEK 12
T 11/6 Reading: Articles for presentation
Faculty presentation: Chris Burnham

TH 11/8 Reading: Articles for presentation
Faculty presentation: Patti Wojahn


WEEK 13
T 11/13 Reading: Articles for presentation
Faculty presentation: Monica Torres

TH 11/15 Reading: Articles for presentation
Faculty presentation: Barry Thatcher


THANKSGIVING BREAK
M 11/19 -
F 11/23
Class out for break

WEEK 14
T 11/27 Workshop: Revised drafts of Scholarly Critique
TH 11/29 Readings from Writing Your Dissertation in 15 Minutes a Day, Writing the Doctoral Dissertation, and The Academic Job Search Handbook

WEEK 15
T 12/4 Workshop: Academic Profile
T 12/6 Workshop: Academic Profile

EXAM WEEK
T 12/11 All final work due by 5pm on Tuesday, December 11th