English 1A: Composition and Reading

Greetings! On this site I will post important documents and announcements for the following Spring 2016 English 1A course: 
  • English 1A-01: M/W 7:35-9:50; Room 6305 
Office hours will be held in room 6016 at the following times: 
  • Mondays 12:00-1:00
  • Wednesdays 12:00-1:00 


Recent Announcements

  • Our Analyses: Marchand, Craig, and Ciroc Here are the class's analyses of the Ciroc advertisement using "Parable of Democracy of Goods" and "Men's Men, Women's Women." (5/23) 
    Posted May 23, 2016, 1:32 PM by Richard Mills
  • Lecture 5/23: "Parable", "Men's Men", Essay 2 Organization Attached below.
    Posted May 23, 2016, 12:34 PM by Richard Mills
  • Our Practice Analyses with Fowles Attached below are the analyses of advertisements we conducted in class using Fowles as our "analytical tool." Please refer to them to get ideas for your own analysis in the ...
    Posted May 18, 2016, 2:24 PM by Richard Mills
  • Lecture 5/18: Analysis Introduction and Practice Attached below. 
    Posted May 18, 2016, 2:00 PM by Richard Mills
  • Revision Instructions You may only revise if you get a grade below a B. You can improve your grade to a maximum of a B and by a maximum of one letter ...
    Posted May 15, 2016, 4:20 PM by Richard Mills
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Homework Assignments

  • Week Eight Homework (5/23-5/25) Monday, May 231. Read "Men's Men and Women's Women" by Steve Craig. Course Reader, p. 57-67  OR "The Parable of the Democracy of Goods" by Roland ...
    Posted May 18, 2016, 1:47 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Seven Homework (5/16-5/18) Monday, May 16: MIDTERM EXAM TODAY 1. Review "Our Best Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing Strategies” & “Advertising: Our Thoughts” before prepping for midterm. (Website à “Announcements”)   2. Read "Options for ...
    Posted May 11, 2016, 3:00 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Six Homework (5/9-5/11) Instructions for using Turnitin.com. *This is how you will turn in your final draft, and this is where you’ll view your essay feedback and your grade. If you ...
    Posted May 4, 2016, 1:46 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week Five Homework (5/2-5/4) Monday, May 21. Read "Essay One Goals" and "Organizing Your Argument Synthesis." Course Reader, p. 7-8 2. Read "Blocking Plan Instructions." Course Reader, p. 90. 3. Complete a ...
    Posted Apr 27, 2016, 11:18 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week Four Homework (4/25-4/27) Monday, April 25 *CLASS CANCELED    Wednesday, April 27‬‬ 1. Read "Essays: An Introduction." Course Reader, p. 97-103 (Optional).‬‬2. Read Course Reader, p. 91-92. “Thesis Statements”, “PIE Paragraphs ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2016, 10:00 AM by Richard Mills
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