R 8.31
Week 2 – T 9.5 R
9.7 Week 3 T 9.12 R 9.14 Week 4 T 9.19 R 9.21 Blog 1 over September 25 Week 5 T 9.26 Desert Parents – Content Quiz #2 R 9.28 Desert Parents Week 6 T 10.3 Introduction of midterm R 10.5 Rumi Week 7 T 10.10 Rumi R 10.12 Rumi – Content Quiz #3 Week 8 T 10.17 NO CLASS – FALL BREAK R 10.19 Midterm Creative Project Work Day Blog 2 over Rumi or Desert Parents, due on Ning by 11:59pm on Monday, October 23 Week 9 T 10.24 Midterm Creative Project Due – Show & Tell R 10.26 Introduction to Dystopia Week 10 T 10.31 R 11.2 Week 11 T 11.7 Dystopia & Reality R 11.9 The Poetry of Freedom Blog 3– over Dystopia -- due on Ning by 11:59pm on Monday 11/13 by 11:59pm Week 12 T 11.14 Ernesto Cardenal R 11.16 Ernesto Cardenal – Content Quiz #4 Week 13 T 11.21 Work day: make-up blogs, extra credit blogs, community credit blog R 11.23 NO CLASS – Thanksgiving Holiday Week 14 T 11.28 The lyrics of Bono R 11.30 The lyrics of Bob Marley Blog 4– over Bob, Bono, or Cardenal -- due on Ning by 11:59pm on Monday 12/4 by 11:59pm Week 15 T 12.5 Forgiveness – Final Exam explained & assigned R 12.7 Final Exam – early submissions welcome ENGL 2330 - Topics in World Lit - Grading Scale 5 – Ning Discussion Posts in World Literature Class Forum (5 posts x 1 point each) (no maximum--extra posts for extra points are allowed) 5 – Community Participation Requirement – Participation in 5 campus events. At least one service event. At least one Treehouse event. An honor system. Separate assignment notes will be provided. (5 events x 1 point each) 40 – Response Blogs (4 blogs x 10 points each) (extra credit blogs are allowed) 10 – Creative Midterm – original short sayings or poems, based on or inspired by Rumi and Desert Poets 20 – Content Quizzes (4 quizzes x 5 points each, given through the term. These cannot be made up. Absence on Quiz Day will result in a 0) 10 - Participation Pop Quizzes. Five Unannounced Quizzes for 2 points each will reward attendance and participation. These cannot be made up. Absence on Quiz Day will result in a 0. 10 - Take-home Final on the theme of Forgiveness - prompt will be provided Grading Scale (based on points, with extra-credit
available and no maximum) A
90-100 ; B 80-89; C 70-79; D 60-69; F 59 and below |