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ENG 2113 - Communications II (Research Essay Writing)

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5-Paragraph Reseach Essay
Assignment Instructions

Information Sources page
This is the research information for your essay. Only information on, or linked to from this page may be used in your 5-paragraph research essay.



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Assignment Instructions and Due Dates
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Handout: Essay Structure and Format

Assignment #1: In-class Essay
Due: Next class

Mosaic, pp. 20-23


  Assignment #2: Create an Outline
Due: 1st class of Week 3
Mosaic, pp. 24-36


APA Guide Exerpts Assignment #3: References Page
Due: 1st class of Week 4
Mosaic, pp. 186-90


5-Paragraph Reseach Essay
Outline Due: 2nd class of Week 4


Holiday Week


5-Paragraph Reseach Essay
1st draft Due: 1st class of Week 6
Final draft Due: 2nd class of Week 6

Test: 2nd class of Week 7

Research Paper (~500 words)





In Classes (Morning and Afternoon): Work on Research Paper (Final Paper).

Ruth will look at 1st drafts of Paper and give feedback.

Completed Final drafts of Research Paper can be handed in.

Final Draft Due on or before: Sunday, November 4


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