Assignment Sheet Unit 3: Multi-genre Project Proposal
This paper will draw on the readings and research youâ€™ve done both in and outside of class as well asclass discussions and shorter writings from this unit. I am looking for evidence that you have been able to synthesize and think critically about the concepts and ideas contained in this unit. Remember to keep a clear sense of your genre and purpose in mind when thinking about this assignment.
For this assignment you are faced with several tasks. 1) Develop a â€œplan of actionâ€ for completing your Multi-genre Project. 2) Provide a detailed rationale for the genres you want to use in this project and a discussion of how these genres will be used with your existing narrative. 3) Provide a detailed rhetorical situation analysis for this project; 4) Provide a clear discussion of your narrative structure and the integration of your scholarly and other text-based sources in the text of the narrative.
These are questions to get you thinking. You do not have to answer these specifically in your paper although a good paper will most likely touch on some of these.
- Who is my intended audience for this project (aside from my instructor)?
- How can I best identify with my audience?
- What genres will be most useful/effective for telling my story?
- How will I effectively integrate my research into this project?o DoIhaveallthesourcesIâ€™llneedtobesttellthisstory?
- What kind of Narrative structure will I use to tell this story?
- What genres am I capable/proficient/confident in using for this project?
- What are the affordances and limitations of the delivery mode?
- What is my desired outcome for telling this story?Audience:Our reader always influences how we write. Therefore, it is important to know who our reader is. For this paper you are writing to your instructor. I am invested in your success in this course and I want to ensure that you are conducting useful research for the final paper and that you have some conception of how your research works together.Important Due Dates:
- Unit 3 Assigned 3/10
- Rough Draft due 4/12
- Final Draft due 4/14Technical Notes:Length: Roughly 1500 words
Font size: 11-12 pt
Margins: 1 inch (all sides)
Style Requirement: MLA, APA, or Chicago/Turabian or preferred style