Here is the arrangement and the schedule of dates for the Mid-Term Essay, fifteen hundred words and revisions. The assignment is worth twenty percent of the Course grade, of which five percent is for the draught and fifteen percent for the revision.
Five-week writing circuit:
- Course week five, Monday February 5th: Choice of topics posted on the blog
- Course week six, Wednesday February 14th: draught copy due in lecture.
- Course week eight, Monday February 26th: draught returned with comments & grade.
- Course week ten, Monday March 12th: final revision due in lecture.
There are, then, a full three course weeks to analyse the paper and the writing process and discuss with TA if required.