PRINCE GEORGE'S COMMUNITY COLLEGE

EGL 101 Spring 2000 Syllabus Roberta Boss, PhD

Texts: Kennedy. Bedford Guide for College Writers, 5th edition. Hacker. Rules for Writers, 3rd edition.



Wk Day Topic Assignment

JANUARY Readings in Bedford/Selected ex in Rules TBA

1 Mon 24 Why write? Body Language Diagnostic: Report on

Wed 26 "Judging by Faces" contest group dynamics

Fri 28 Course Policies Outline Ch.1 & 4



2 Mon 31 Diagn. due/Interpret "Judging" Rules Sect.1

FEB Wed 2 Recall & Imagination--details Study Bedford

Fri 4 Invention & Discovery assign. p 21, 79



3 Mon 7 In-class writing: Truth & Lie Read Ch 2 Observation

Wed 9 Intro #1: DESCRIPTION OF A Bring restaurant

Fri 11 PLACE--Creating a mood review/travel article



4 Mon 14 "Primary Research" Rules Sect.6/Intro

Wed 16 Notetaking before drafting Do tutorials

Fri 18 Sensory impressions on visit Make senses charts

Monday, February 21 College closed...PRESIDENTS' DAY

5 Wed 23 Select details/Spatial order Rules Sect.18 Fri 25 Use tips Ch 2 to Write/Review Prepare #1



6 Mon 28 #1 due/Intro #2: ROLE MODELS Rules Sect.19,20 MAR Wed 1 THEN & NOW In-class writing: Ch 7 Compare/Contrast

Fri 3 Extended definition Bring Dickens/mag int.



7 Mon 6 Data-gathering: Kids' tv Watch shows/Make chart Wed 8 heroes/Admired traits



Policy