English
3880

Writing for Business and Industry

Fall
2017

 

All dates are when reading and assignments are due.

Work from the web schedule; do not print everything at the beginning of the semester. Dates and assignments may change.

Within each unit, you are responsible for scheduling your own time and working on the material. However, discussion question postings should be posted early during the unit to allow time for responses.

Due dates of major assignments are on this schedule. Homework due dates may be listed with the unit material, but all homework is always due by the last day of the unit.

Course policy statement
Student responsibility
Discussion list expectations

August

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
21

First day stuff

Audience

Why bother with this class?

Writing skills
The return of writing

22

 

 
23

 

24

Week 1 initial post due

25

 

28

Audience

29

Audience quiz due

30

Week 2 initial post due

31

 

 

 

September

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

 

 

 

 

1

Audience homework due

4

Holiday

5

Document design

6

 

7

Week 1 initial post due

8

Word formatting due

 

11

Document design

12

Design quiz due

13

Week 2 initial post due

14

 

15

Design homework due

18

Graphics

20

 

21

Week 1 initial post due

22

 

23

 

25

Graphics

26

Graphics quiz due

27

Week 2 initial post due

28

 

29

Graphics assessment due

 

October

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

2

Graphics

3 4

Week 3 initial post due

5

 

6

Graph homework due

9

Fall break

10

Fall break

11

Styles and formatting

12

 

13

Styles homework due

16

Recommendation reports

17

 

18

Week 1 initial post due

19

 

20

Design assessment due

23

Recommendation reports

24

Report quiz due

25

Week 2 initial post due

26

 

27

Report homework due

30

Recommendation reports

Last day to drop

31

 

 

 

 

 

November

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

 

1

Recommendation reports (drafts) due

2 3

 

6

Presentations

Recommendation reports (reviews) back to the author by 9pm.

7

7

Week 1 initial post due

9

 

10

Recommendation reports (final) due

Upload report to iWebFolio

13

Posters

Presentation due

14

15

Week 1 initial post due

Poster audience approach to me and group members

16

 

17

Poster audience approach back to me and group members

20

Posters

21

Poster quiz due

Poster drafts to reviewers and me by 5:00 pm.

22

Thanksgiving

23

Thanksgiving
How to celebrate

24

Thanksgiving

27

Posters

28 29

Week 2 initial post due

Poster comments back to authors and me by 5:00 pm.

30

 

 

December

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

4 -- Class ends

Posters due

5

 

6

 

7 8

Final exam
Due 5:00pm Friday December 8

Late exams receive a zero.

 

 

 

 

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