WR122  CRN 12988

 Argument, Research & Multimodal Composition

Pioneer 200C   3:15-5:05pm

Jane Thielsen, M.A.I.S.

Office Hours:  TBA

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Assignments 

Syllabus

Central Oregon Community College



Our Canvas site will contain assignment specifics and course grades.

GENERAL WRITING SUPPORT:
 
OWL at Purdue | Research COCC Library  | Dictionary.com/Thesaurus
UNC Writing handouts | Harvard College Writing Center | Stanford Encyclopedia of  Philosophy

HELPFUL SOFTWARE
Zotero (free) | Scrivner  (lowcost with more functions)

  Zoom -- app download

I. Class Basics

  1. MLA class template

  2. MLA Tutorial animation

  3. Response Writing Guide

  4. Essay Packet Turn-in Guide

  5. Process Writing

II. Basic Research Writing

  1. On Brainstorming

  2. Topic Exp/Loop Exercise

  3. Academic Use of Story

  4. POSITION PAPER GUIDE-- Forming thesis, paper layout, etc.

  5. Writing a Research Paper - OWL Purdue U. search for "research paper"

  6. Organization of a Traditional Academic Paper

  7. How to Write a Research Paper - Georgetown U.

  8. Writing to be Read

  9. Peer Reviewed paper on Flapjack--(example)

  10. Peer Reviewed paper on Squawdress-(example)

III. Basic Reasoning and Argument

  1. Deductive, Inductive and Abductive Reasoning

  2. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

  3. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

  4. Notes on Reasoning

  5. Notes on Persuasion

  6. Notes on Argument

Einstein

 

IV. Sources and Citing

  1. How to Find Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles- YouTube

  2. askoxford.com | OED Search Dictionary

  3. Types of periodicals/articles-Peer Reviewed,etc.

  4. RefDesk

  5. Integrating evidence from sources

  6. Notes on Giving Credit within Writing

  7. Signal Phrase and Citing exercise

  8. Signal Phrase Handout

  9. Citing Guides--various disciplines

  10. Citation Machine | Bibme--citation maker | Citation Producer

  11. Writing the Annotated Bibliography

  12. Models of Annotated Bibliography

  13. Exercise to avoid plaigarism 

  14. Google Scholar | Google Books-OP/free

V. Writing in Disciplines

  1. Documenting in common Disciplines

  2. The Scientific Paper | CSE source formatting

  3.  APA Research Guide

VI. For Titles and Epigraphs

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