SYLLABUS: Composition: Atlanta Studies

SYLLABUS: Composition: Atlanta Studies

Description This course is designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by English 1101. It stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates several research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of texts. Downloads...
SYLLABUS: Digitizing Atlanta

SYLLABUS: Digitizing Atlanta

Description This introductory undergraduate English course introduces students to the principles and practices of communication they need in their academic and professional lives. The goal of classes in the Writing and Communication Program is for students to develop...
ASSIGNMENT: Centennial & Sweet Auburn Field Trip

ASSIGNMENT: Centennial & Sweet Auburn Field Trip

Description Written: How is writing used in public space/in monuments/in memorials? Dwyer and Alderman propose that one can read monuments/memorial/public space as a text, how does actual writing encourage/reinforce certain behaviors? How does it define or reinforce...
ASSIGNMENT: AAMI West End ATLMaps project

ASSIGNMENT: AAMI West End ATLMaps project

Description During the annual trip to Selma Alabama for its Jubilee celebration, members of the African American Male Initiative decided to document this trip. Through social media and film, the young men were able to show Selma through their eyes.  This first digital...
ASSIGNMENT: Guided Tour Mapping Assignment

ASSIGNMENT: Guided Tour Mapping Assignment

Description For this assignment, you will need to work in groups of four to create a guided tour of either Peachtree Street or Auburn Avenue. Each group must identify eleven or more sites of interest on their maps, and plot a path along the street that stitches...