Tentative Schedule

ThuInstructor: Dr. Michelle Igarashi

Office: LA - 217

Phone: 455-0339

Hours:

Monday/Wednesday    9:00-10:30              
Tuesday/Thursday  12:00-1:00                






I will assign readings as needed. Our FREE online textbook (Open Educational Resource or OER) is Scott McLean's Business English for Success

 Table of Contents. For grammar, citing, and mechanics, see Purdue Owl

Schedule (Tentative—I will adapt depending on your needs)

  • 08/22 Week 1 - Getting to Know You/Diagnostic
    • ENG 22: Course survey
  • 08/29 Week 2 - Instructional Manual/Intro to Writing Center/Diagnostic Review
  • 09/05 Week 3 - Instructional Manual 
    • Labor Day -- Monday off
    • College Level Writing
    • Writing for Business and Trades: communicating through text and email
    • Visit from our librarians (Thurs/Fri)
    • ENG 22: Grammar Presentations 
    • Due:  Instructional Manual draft 
  • 09/12 Week 4 - Restaurant Review, Working with PowerPoint
    • The art of peer editing - with Writing Center Tutors (Writing Consultants -- WC)
    • ENG 22: library intro field trip (Monday/Tuesday)
    • Libel
    • MWF: Logos, pathos, ethos: selling Leeward
    • Due:  Instructional Manual Final (Drop Box) 
    • Professor at meeting -- no class Friday
  • 09/19 Week 5 - Restaurant Review
  • 09/26 Week 6 - Restaurant PPT/Literacy Exam
    • Let's review a review
    • Building a PowerPoint
    • Thursday and Friday: Library's Literacy Exam (ENG 100 in LA-107. ENG 22 in library classroom), Individual conferences
  • 10/03 Week 7 - Restaurant Review Presentations Begin Work on Restaurant Essay
    • Eating out on Oahu: Share your findings
  • 10/10 Week 8 - The Résumé and Other Fun Stuff
    • Turn your presentation into an essay
    • MLA 7 moving towards 8
    • Résumé Rules
    • In-Class Writing: Building your Resumé
    • Professor Waldman's Waianae Farms: Thursday at 11, Friday at 2:15
  • 10/17 Week 9 - Restaurant Review Peer Editing with WCs and Individual Conferences
    • The Writing Center tutors will visit us to facilitate peer editing
    • Meet in my office, LA-217, for individual conferences
    • Due: Restaurant Review draft
    • October 21 -- Withdrawal Deadline
  • 10/24 Week 10 – Business Development
    • Pass out assignment for research essay
    • Due: Restaurant final (submitted into Drop Box -- Restaurant Review), topics for Solution Paper (Laulima Discussions -- Research Topics)
  • 10/31  Week 12 - Research Challenge: LibGuide
    • All week: meet in library, 3rd floor computer lab for Research Challenge
    • Monday and Tuesday: You MUST have topics for research essay
    • Getting ready for in-class writing. Write your outline.
  • 11/07  Week 13 - Research Writing (ENG 22: Waianae Farm)
    • The Annotated Bibliography (Fun with in-class writing)
    • ENG 22 Waianae Farms
    • Putting together a research paper
    • Due: Annotated Bibliography -- one entry of your choice
    • Election Day -- No class Tuesday
    • Veteran's Day -- No class on Friday
  • 11/14  Week 14 - Peer Editing 
    • ENG 22 Waianae Farms
    • The Writing Center tutors will visit us to facilitate peer editing
    • The art of using outside sources
    • Monday/Wednesday: Website building -- a crucial business skill
    • Due: Research drafts 
  • 11/21   Week 15 -  Website Building  
    • Complete OER Student Survey
    • Thursday: Website building -- a crucial business skill
    • ENG 22: Shanice Joseph returns!
    • Thanksgiving! Thursday and Friday off
  • 11/28 Week 16 - Summative (ENG 22: Shanice Joseph Revisited)
    • Due: Research Final
    • In-Class writing 
    • Staff meeting -- No class on Friday
  • 12/05 Last few days – The End/Party
    • Cover Letter
    • Due:  Website Final
    • Last day of classes, Thursday, December 8