Week 10 data collection and analysisPresentation Transcript
Talking about job descriptions in your field
Group work: Sharing Resumes and Cover letters
Moving forward with your SAPs: Data Analysis
What is multimodal/multigenre writing? Brainstorming various multigenre writing options for your SAPs.
Sharing Resumes and Cover letters
In pairs, explain what job you’re applying, why you are interested in this job.
Look at your classmates resume and cover letter and answer the followings:
Do you think this person is a good fit for the available position? If so, why?
What are some of the strengths of the persons resume and cover-letter?
What can he/she do to improve them (comment on both written and experiential aspects)?
Back to SAPs
Research papers come in all shapes, sizes, forms, and disciplines.
Different genres: argumentative, descriptive, narrative, analytic
In this class we’re working on multiple genres : 1) Research Article 2) Multimodal work (combination of multiple genres)
Social Action Research Process
Multigenre writing: A creative component of your SAPs
A multi-genre project is a project that will use a mix of genres to create your own work based on your SAPs.
The main aim of this project is to help you explore a social action issue that you care and more importantly expand your understanding of genre and academic. You will be given a chance to use a wide range of genres in your own creative projects.
Your must contain at least two “genres”
Your instructor will talk to Media relations next week to cover any expenses!
Derek’s multi-genre project on Post-traumatic Stress Disorder