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Fall 2021 Sample Schedule for Drafts, V2

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Fall 2021 Semester Calendar

with a Sample Schedule for Drafts, Version 2

 


 

Instructional Design Goals for Fall 2020 Sample Schedule, Version 2: Focus on Self-Directed/Independent Research/Capstone Paper during Final Weeks

  1. Students prepare full drafts of three of four formal assignments between Weeks 1 and 11 (before semifinals period). 
  2. Students submit a final paper proposal during semifinals period).
  3. Between Weeks 12 and 16, students complete final paper (self-designed assignment, independent research project, capstone paper).

 

Week 1, August 26-27

Essay 1 draft or preparatory writing

 

Week 2, August 30-September 3  

Essay 1 “trial” essay due

Guidelines for Diagnostic Essay

 

Week 3, September 7-10 (No Classes September 6)

Essay 2 preparatory writing

FWS Instructor Referral

Deadline for Instructor Referral: Monday, September 14

CU Add Deadline for Regular Classes: Thursday, September 9

 

Week 4, September 13 - 17

Essay 2 drafting work

 

Week 5, September 20 - September 24

Essay 2 revision work

 

Week 6, September 27-October 1

Essay 2 due

 

Week 7, October 4 - 8

Essay 3 preparatory writing

 

Week 8, October 13-15 (Fall Break October 9-12)

Essay 3 drafting work

 

Week 9, October 18 - 22

Essay 3 revision work

CU Drop Deadline for Regular Classes: Thursday, October 21

 

Week 10, October 25 - 29

Essay 3 due

 

Week 11, November 1 - 5

Essay 4 preparatory writing

 

Week 12, November 8 - 12

Writing conferences / Essay 4 proposal

Weeks 12 &13 will likely be chaotic for students. Consider holding writing conferences and assigning a short writing assignment and/or revision work.

F20 Calendar and Policies: It is permissible to have an assignment, project, or paper or online prelim due during the semifinal period if a semifinal is not given.

 

Week 13, November 15 - 19

Writing conferences / Essay 4 proposal

Weeks 12 &13 will likely be chaotic for students. Consider holding writing conferences and assigning a short writing assignment and/or revision work.

F20 Calendar and Policies: It is permissible to have an assignment, project, or paper or online prelim due during the semifinal period if a semifinal is not given.

 

Week 14, November 22 - November 23, Thanksgiving Break November 24-28

Essay 4 drafting work

 

Week 15, November 29- December 3

Essay 4 revision work / presentations

 

Week 16, December 6 - 7, Last day of Classes December 7

Essay 4 due

Course-Teacher Evaluations (online)

 

December 8 - 10, Study Days

December 11 - 18, Final Exams

F20 Calendar and Policies: It is permissible to have an assignment, project, or paper due during the final exam period if an online final is not given.


Here are alternate versions:

Fall 2021 Semester Calendar with a Sample Schedule for Drafts, Version 1, Focus on Revision and Reflection

Fall 2021 Semester Calendar with a Sample Schedule for Drafts, Version 3, Focus on Monthly Deadlines and Asynchronous Work during Semifinals Period


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