ENGLISH LINGUISTICS PROGRAM
|Course Code||İDB 202|
|Course Title||Composition IV|
|Office Hours||Wednesday 10:45 – 12:25|
|OBJECTIVE(S) OF THE COURSE|
|The aim of the course is to enable students to distinguish essay types and write cause and effect; comparison contrast, process analysis and problem-solution essays.|
|– 08.02.2012||Types of Essays||Meriwether (44-45)|
|– 15.02.2012||The Cause and Effect Analysis Essay||Smalley & R. (280-288)|
|– 22.02.2012||The Cause and Effect Analysis Essay||Smalley & R. (288-293)|
|– 29.02.2012||The Cause and Effect Analysis Essay||Assignment 1 Smalley & R. (293-318)|
|– 07.03.2012||The Comparison and Contrast Essay||Smalley & R. (190-196)|
|– 14.03.2012||The Comparison and Contrast Essay||Smalley & R. (196-216)|
|– 21.03.2012||The Comparison and Contrast Essay||Assignment 2 Smalley & Ruetten (217-220)|
|– 28.03.2012||MID-TERM EXAM (Submission of Assignments)|
|– 04.04.2012||The Process Analysis Essay||Smalley & Ruetten (250-257)|
|– 11.04.2012||The Process Analysis Essay||Smalley & Ruetten (258-270)|
|– 18.04.2012||The Process Analysis Essay||Assignment 3 Smalley & Ruetten (271-279)|
|– 25.04.2012||The Problem Solution Essay||Meriwether (85-89)|
|– 02.05.2012||The Problem Solution Essay||Meriwether (90-93)|
|– 09.05.2012||The Problem Solution Essay||Assignment 4 Meriwether (94-98)|
|Textbook(s)||Smalley, R.L. & Ruetten, M. K. 2000. Refining Composition Skills.New York: Heinle &Heinle|
|Supplementary Reading(s)||Meriwether, N. W. 1998. Strategies for Writing Successful Essays. Lincolnwood. NTC Pub. Group|
- It is the student’s responsibility to record and follow his own attendance. (For the percentages, refer to the University’s Education Guide.)
- Students should not enter the classroom after the class has been started.
- Students who do not bring their course materials are not allowed to enter the class.
- Cell phones should be turned off, or set to vibrate for emergency during the class. Camera, tape or video recording is not allowed if not stated otherwise.
- Assignments should be prepared in accordance with the Department’s Assignment, Research Paper and Thesis (A.R.T.) Preparation Guide. (can be accessed from the department’s site; http:www.mersindilbilim.info)
- It is the student’s responsibility to practice the highest standards of academic honesty. Cheating, plagiarism and any other form of academic dishonesty will not be tolerated.
- Assignments submitted later than the indicated dates are not accepted. Deadlines should strictly be followed.
- It is the student’s responsibility to obtain missed information from another student, not from the instructor.