AH 201 Assignments

 

 
To earn full credit on writing assignments, essays should:
  • Be 4 to 5 pages, double-spaced, 12 pt. font, and 1” margins on all sides;
  • Identify works of art with artistic attribution, underlined or italicized titles, and dates (in that order), when possible;
  • Attempt to address most questions from the essay prompt;
  • Include two or more properly formatted Chicago Manual of Style footnote citations to credible, scholarly, college level materials. (Works of art should not be cited unless a point is being made concerning different versions or installations of the work.);
  • Present a clear thesis and offer visual and/or scholarly evidence to support your claims; and
  • Offer personal insights that demonstrate thoughtful engagement with the subject & reading materials.
 
Your instructor is always interested in proposals for subjects to write about. If the given writing prompts do not spark your interests, please feel free to propose alternative questions to consider at least one week before the assignment due date.

 

Due Date
Assignment
Reading
Two weeks after event
 
   
August 29
 
September 17
September 24
Exam 1 Due
October 1
 
October 2
 
October 3
October 15
 
October 17
October 22
October 29
 
October 31
 
November 14
December 5
Twenty-Five points of extra credit may be earned by creating a dictionary of at least 50 new terms encountered during the semester.
December 10
 
Writing Resources
 

 

* optional reading

 

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