Schedule

Below is a summary outline of topics by week plus a list of important dates. Please see each week’s entry for specific information regarding activities, required readings and viewings, etc. This schedule is subject to change. All changes will be announced on the course web site and through other channels of communication.

WeekImportant Dates
Week 1 (January 12-18)-Drop Add: Jan. 12-16
-Biography and Questionnaire due: Jan. 17, 10:00 PM
-Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Jan. 17
Week 2 (January 19-25)
Week 3 (January 26-February 1)
Week 4 (February 2-8)-Rhetoric of Science Essay, Instructor-review draft due: Feb. 5, 10:00 PM
Week 5 (February 9-15)
Week 6 (February 16-22)-Job Application Package due: Feb. 22, 10:00 PM
Week 7 (February 23-29)
Week 8 (March 1-7)-Critical Analysis of Science Peer-review Draft due: March 10, 10:00 PM
-Research Proposal Due: March 11, 10:00 PM PM
Week 9 (March 8-11) -Critical Analysis of Science Peer-review Draft due: March 10, 10:00 PM
-Research Proposal Due: March 11, 10:00 PM
Spring Break (March 12-21)
Week 10 (March 22-28)-Critical Analysis of Science, instructor-review draft due: March 22, 10:00 PM
Week 11 (March 29-April 4)-Project Progress Report #1 due: April 1, 10:00 PM
-Annotated Bibliography due: April 5, 10:00 PM
Week 12 (April 5-11)-Project Conference Paper, peer-review draft due: April 11, 10:00 PM
Week 13 (April 12-18)-Project Progress Report #2 due: April 15, 10:00 PM
Week 14 (April 19-25)-Project Presentation should be prepared and ready to present by March 19. Presentations will be scheduled during the week.
-Project Paper, instructor-review draft due: April 20, 10:00 PM or April 22, 10:00 PM
-Research Annotated Bibliography and Professional Project Due: April 25, 10:00 PM (Graduate students only)
-Last day of classes: April 25.
Week 15 (April 26-May 3)-Course Reflection due: May 3, 10:00 PM