The object of the seminar is to expand upon students pre-existing English language ability to foster a working level writing ability and understanding of research methodology. The students will learn to take a variety of sources, focusing primarily on digital texts, and apply them to a variety of writing tasks. Skills learned include assessing information quality, summarization, and citation using MLA and APA formatting.
DISCUSSION NOTES: The object of the class discussion activities is to increase students’ confidence in spoken and written English, particularly as it pertains to defining and defending a specific position in an argument.
"North Korea and South Korea have agreed to denuclearize the peninsula and later this year formally end the war between the two nations that began in 1950."
The Future of Human Labor
"As our tools improve, technology magnifies our leverage and increases the importance of our expertise, our judgement, and our creativity."
The Power of Passion: https://youtu.be/tNu6on8dk2o
The Eight Traits: https://www.ted.com/talks/richard_st_john_s_8_secrets_of_success