Weeks 14-15: 4/26-5/02

Weeks 14-15: Planning, Researching, & Organizing the Research Paper

Learning Objectives

By the end of this two-week module, you will be able to . . .

  • develop a research topic that enables you to apply new learning to a work or works of literature we have read this semester.
  • evaluate the quality, biases, and relevance of sources.
  • choose appropriate sources and use the information they provide to develop a rough thesis.
  • construct an outline that presents your argument and supports it with evidence from both primary and secondary sources.