Welcome to Sheffner’s Academic Writing I (AW1), Friday 4th period.
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- Read the sample essay in the textbook, pp 4-5.
- Small-group discussion and individual written answers: What is “academic writing”?
- Mini-lecture on the history of academic writing (download a basic PDF worksheet: What is academic writing_short
- summarise your notes of the mini-lecture
- Introduce yourself in writing; explain how you came to be here, in this class, in KPU.
- Outline of the course (handout). You can download the outline of the course here: aw1, 2018 – course intro
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