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98 个审阅

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初级

完成时间大约为32 小时

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English), 西班牙语(Spanish), 法语(French)

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完成时间大约为32 小时

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English), 西班牙语(Spanish), 法语(French)

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完成时间为 1 小时

The Writing Process

To start our course, we will examine your own writing process and what it means to respond to the writing of others. We will also think about what academic writing means....
4 个视频 (总计 37 分钟), 2 个阅读材料
4 个视频
Responding to Others' Writing11分钟
What is Academic Writing?9分钟
Understanding Your Writing Process8分钟
2 个阅读材料
I am a Writer Sample Feedback10分钟
A Note About Deadlines10分钟
2
完成时间为 5 小时

Critical Reading

This week will concentrate on the skill of reading critically. Additionally, we will learn about the conventions of academic writing, including integrating evidence and schools of citation. Finally, you are encouraged to write your own critical review of "The Sweet Spot." This is an optional writing assignment, but it is a requirement to receive a honor's certificate....
5 个视频 (总计 93 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
5 个视频
Integrating Evidence15分钟
Moving from Discussion to Draft7分钟
Schools of Citation5分钟
Critical Review Writing Workshop50分钟
4 个阅读材料
Daniel Coyle, "The Sweet Spot"10分钟
Academic Writing Resources10分钟
Critical Review Examples10分钟
Critical Review: Sample Feedback10分钟
3
完成时间为 5 小时

Project 1: Visual Analysis

This week, the central topic is visual images in academic writing. The goal is to practice interpreting and writing about images convincingly. Plus, Dr. Comer will help you think about what area of inquiry you would like to focus on in this course and what it means to write a draft. Finally, you will write your visual analysis and learn how to give meaningful feedback....
9 个视频 (总计 87 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
9 个视频
What is a Draft?2分钟
Reading Visual Images7分钟
Using Images in Scholarly Writing4分钟
Effective Claims4分钟
Responding Towards Revision4分钟
Feedback on Visual Analysis Draft2分钟
Workshopping Writing6分钟
Visual Analysis Writing Workshop50分钟
4 个阅读材料
Geoffrey Colvin, "What It Takes To Be Great"10分钟
Sample Essays for Project 110分钟
More Resources for Visual Analysis10分钟
Sample Feedback Visual Analysis Draft10分钟
4
完成时间为 3 小时

Revision Strategies and Visual Analysis Revision

Based on the feedback of your colleagues improve your visual analysis. After you receive feedback on your final submission, submit a self-reflection quiz about your experience writing this project....
4 个视频 (总计 24 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
4 个视频
Strategies for Revision8分钟
Crafting Effective Titles5分钟
Editing Strategies7分钟
1 个阅读材料
Sample Feedback Visual Analysis Final10分钟
1 个练习
Visual Analysis Self-Reflection8分钟
5
完成时间为 5 小时

Project 2: Case Study

This week, various aspects of effective research will be discussed, such as creating an annotated bibliography, research strategies, and avoiding plagiarism. You will conduct research for your next project, a case study, contribute to an annotated bibliography, and submit your case study draft....
6 个视频 (总计 84 分钟), 3 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
6 个视频
Spotlight Video_Scholarly and Popular Articles9分钟
Spotlight Video_Finding Articles11分钟
Avoiding Plagiarism8分钟
Intertextual Conversation6分钟
Case Study Writing Workshop41分钟
3 个阅读材料
Research Tools10分钟
Annotated Bibliography How-To10分钟
Case Studies Resources10分钟
6
完成时间为 3 小时

Writing Cohesively and Case Study Revision

In preparation for improving your case study, Professor Comer will present strategies of writing more cohesively. After receiving your final feedback, please submit a self-reflection about this project....
3 个视频 (总计 27 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
3 个视频
Conclusions9分钟
Paragraph Unity7分钟
2 个阅读材料
Geoffrey Colvin, "What It Takes To Be Great"10分钟
Case Study Sample Feedback10分钟
1 个练习
Case Study Self-Reflection8分钟
7
完成时间为 4 小时

Project 3: Op-Ed

This week, Professor Comer introduces the idea of public scholarship, how academic writing can be transformed for a broader public. Her guest, David Jarmul, will give an overview of how to write an op-ed. You will then have the opportunity to write your own....
6 个视频 (总计 97 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
6 个视频
Spotlight on Op-Eds with David Jarmul_part 116分钟
Spotlight on Op-Eds with David Jarmul_part 217分钟
Active and Passive Voice6分钟
Enhancing Sentence Style8分钟
Op-Ed Writing Workshop43分钟
1 个阅读材料
Resources for Writing Op-Eds10分钟
8
完成时间为 3 小时

Crafting Powerful Prose and Op-Ed Revision

This week Professor Comer will address the topic of concise writing; how to convey meaning with fewer words. Your task is to rewrite your op-ed....
2 个视频 (总计 18 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
2 个视频
Concise Writing Part 2_Noticing Prepositional Phrases10分钟
1 个阅读材料
Op-Ed Sample Feedback10分钟
1 个练习
Op-Ed Self-Reflection6分钟
9
完成时间为 18 分钟

Transferring Writing Practices, Skills, and Knowledge to New Contexts

This final week is dedicated to how to move forward with your writing and apply the skills learned in this course to new contexts. Your final assignment is a self-reflection about your development as a writer over the last several weeks....
2 个视频 (总计 16 分钟), 1 个测验
2 个视频
Special Topics_Creative Non-fiction10分钟
1 个练习
Final Self-Reflection2分钟
10
完成时间为 3 小时

Writing in the Humanities, Social Science, and Natural Sciences

Additional videos that highlight differences in academic writing across disciplines....
17 个视频 (总计 157 分钟)
17 个视频
Spotlight on the Humanities: Writing Process8分钟
Spotlight on the Humanities: MLA Citations12分钟
Spotlight on the Humanities: Use of Visual Images9分钟
Special Topic in the Humanities: MLA Citation of Media and Internet Resources15分钟
Spotlight on the Humanities: Public Writing7分钟
Spotlight on the Natural Sciences: Academic Writing6分钟
Spotlight on the Natural Sciences: Writing Process6分钟
Spotlight on the Natural Sciences: CSE Citations8分钟
Spotlight on the Natural Sciences: Use of Visual Images7分钟
Spotlight on the Natural Sciences: Public Writing6分钟
Spotlight on the Social Sciences: Academic Writing7分钟
Spotlight on the Social Sciences: Writing Process9分钟
Spotlight on the Social Sciences: APA Citations13分钟
Spotlight on the Social Sciences: Use of Visual Images8分钟
Special Topics in the Social Sciences: Issues of Language Use9分钟
Spotlight on the Social Sciences: Public Writing11分钟
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创建者 JRMar 8th 2017

Very helpful for writers and future career writers. Plus the professor is extremely down to earth. Was not expecting that and I forgive her for being a Duke fan. Go Tar Heels!!!! jk jk

创建者 AADec 15th 2017

I very excited to get this certificate and improved my knowledge writing and skills to get better understand for create a fiction with rules that I learned in Duke University

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Dr. Denise Comer

Assistant Professor of the Practice; Director of First-Year Writing
Thompson Writing Program

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