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by Ros Woodhouse
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Learning Outcomes:

Goal: Become more effective in research and writing for advanced levels of university study.

 Expand and strengthen ability to deploy a repertoire of acdemic literacies required to conduct and communicate research.

 Engage in constructive academic discourses with colleagues

Demonstrate a critical perspective on the conventions of writing/research in academic contexts

 Demonstrate an increase in the level of your autonomy as a researcher.

Pedagogy Approach:


Assessment Methodology:

Mixed methods determined in collaboration with students, aligned with learning outcomes.

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Methods of Discovery: A Guide to Research Writing

Added 09/13/2012

Possible course 'text' reader


Writing Spaces: Readings on Writing, Volume 1

Added 09/13/2012

Source of readings and skill-related info.

NB chs on navigating genres, what is academic writing, back packs vs briefcases: steps toward rhetorical analysis, and 2 articles on collaborative writing.


Exploring Perspectives: A Concise Guide to Analysis

Added 09/13/2012

How to write an analytical essay


Super Research Idea Generator! App for iOS

Added 09/13/2012

Brainstorming app for developing discussion/ research questions


Expanding Composition Audiences with Podcasting

Added 09/13/2012

excellent examples of assignments and podcasts, explores various uses of podcasting that effectively engage different audiences in three major sites of composition: the classroom, the writing center, and the professional composition conference. Podcasts give students a new way to receive and present information and can engage students in the material by allowing them to be active composers in an emerging technology

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