Research and Writing II
Volledige vakbeschrijvingIn this second Research and Writing course, students will conclude their basic studies with the writing of an academic paper, in which they will examine an Arts and Culture theme of their choice and in which they will have achieved a basic level of academic competence. The emphasis in this course is on the independent selection and definition of the topic of the paper, on the formulation of the research problem it addresses and the research question it sets out to answer and on building a solid and convincing argumentation that is supported by the productive use of relevant secondary sources.
Doelstellingen van dit vakIndependently writing an academic paper on a self-chosen subject within the field of Arts and Culture.
Aanbevolen literatuurBooth, W., Colomb, G., & Williams, J. (1995). The craft of research. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Jackson, H. (2005). Good grammar for students. London: Sage. Rawlins, J. (2002). The writer’s way (5th ed.). Boston: Houghton Miffling. Seale, C. (Ed.). (2004). Researching society and culture. London: Sage.
2 sep 2019
31 jan 2020
Taal van de opleiding:Engels
Evaluatiemethoden:Written exam, Final paper
Trefwoorden:Research skills, Research design, writing skills, formatting, language and rhetorical skills, structuring, argumentation.