Class Participation (15%) – this includes being “on call” in class, contributing to the class Flickr pools, attendance, and participation in in-class activities.

Assignments (45%)
There will be 3 assignments due over the course of the semester. These will draw from topics and issues in the course readings and lectures. In addition, some assignments will have aspects designed to help motivate your final paper.  Assignment worksheets will be handed out in class and posted here.

Assignment 1 (due on Thursday, Feb 9) – [docx] [pdf] [feedback]
Assignment 2 (due on Tuesday, March 6) – [docx] [pdf] [paper journal log] [feedback]
Assignment 3 – (due on Tuesday, April 10 Thursday, April 12 – deadline extended) – [docx] [pdf]

Final Research Paper (40%) – due May 9th, 4pm deadline extended: due May 11th (Friday), 4pm – send by e-mail

The remaining 40% of the course grade will come from the final research paper (approximately 20-25 pages). Details about choosing topics for the final paper as well as specific requirements will be distributed during the semester. Unlike the other course writing assignments, the final paper will require you to use material outside of the class readings (though this can be in addition to relevant course readings).

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