Module Overview: This module looks at the comparison/contrast essay as well as some important points on conducting research and revising.
Module Learning Objectives: To learn how to write a clear comparison/contrast essay and to produce one using the writing process. To distinguish between summaries, paraphrases and direct quotes in borrowing information from sources. To continue with journal writing and revision practices.
Due Date: Throughout module
Assignments: Choosing the Appropriate Word; Comparison/Contrast Essay; Journal Entries
Due Date: Oct. 21 (Choosing Words); Oct. 24 (Essay); by Oct. 26 (Journal Entries)
Discussions: Using borrowed information for research
Start Date: Oct. 11
End Date: Oct. 24