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
January 30
 
Febraury 13
Andrea Medina, Equity in the Maya World, AF 201 at 4 PM
 
February 15
 
February 20
 
February 27
 
March 6
March 7
March 8
 
March 15
March 27
 
April 5
 
April 6
 
April 10
April 12
April 26
 
May 10
 
Twenty-Five points of extra credit may be earned by creating a dictionary of at least 50 new terms encountered during the semester.
May 15
 
Writing Resources
 

 

* optional reading

 

assignments