Summary: Provides an index of major assignments in the course. Links to more detailed information will appear as the work is assigned.

Formal writing assignments

  1. Beginning my liberal education. Described in weekly assignment sheet for Week 0.
  2. Reflections on transportation technology.
  3. Reflections on communication technology.
  4. Reflections on my learning.

Anatomy of a research paper

  1. Statement of research interest.
  2. Refined topic and sources.
  3. Annotated bibliography.
  4. Thesis and opening paragraph.
  5. Presentations.

Other assignments

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Created August 21, 2008
Last revised September 17, 2007