English
3880

Writing for Business and Industry

Spring
2016

 

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

January

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
11

First day stuff

Audience

Why bother with this class?

Writing skills
The return of writing

12

 

 
13

 

14

Week 1 initial post due

15

Audience week 1 initial post closes

18

Holiday

19

Audience

20

Audience quiz due

Week 2 initial post due

21

Audience week 2 initial post closes

22

Audience homework due

25

Document design

26

 

27

Week 1 initial post due

28

Design week 1 initial post closes

29

Word formatting due

 

 

February

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
1

Document design

2

Design quiz due

3

Week 2 initial post due

4

Design week 2 initial post closes

5

Design homework due

8

Graphics

9

 

10

Week 1 initial post due

11

Graphics week 1 initial post closes

12

 

15

Graphics

16

Graphics quiz due

17

Graph assessment due

Week 2 initial post due

18

Graphics week 2 initial post closes

19

Graph homework due

22

Styles and formatting

Last day to drop

23

 

24

 

25

 

26

Styles homework due

29

Design and graphics assessment

       

 

March

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

1

2

3

 

4

Design assessment
Due 5:00pm March 4

7

Spring break

 

8 9 10 11
14

Recommendation reports

15 16

Week 1 initial post due

17

Reports week 1 initial post closes

18

 

21

Recommendation reports

22

Report quiz due

23

Week 2 initial post due

24

Reports week 2 initial post closes

25

Holiday

28

Recommendation reports

29

 

30

Recommendation reports (drafts) due

31

 

 

 

April

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

 

 

  1

Report homework due

4

Posters

Report draft comments to author

5 6

Week 1 initial post due

 

7

Poster week 1 initial post closes

8

Recommendation reports (final) due

Upload report to iWebFolio

11

Posters

Poster audience approach to me and group members

12

Poster quiz due

13

Week 2 initial post due

Poster audience approach back to me and group members by 5:00 pm

14

Poster week 2 initial post closes

15

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

18

Posters

19 20

Week 3 initial post due

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

21

Poster week 3 initial post closes

22

 

25

 

26

Posters due

Last day of class

27

 

 

28

 

29

Final exam
Due 5:00pm Friday April 29

Late exams receive a zero.

 

 

 

 

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