Research – A form of Exploration
Purpose of writing – Identification of a research problem and the choice of subject – Types of research-Selecting sources-Bibliography-Plagiarism.
The Mechanics of Writing
Spelling, Punctuation, Italics, Numbers, Title of work, Quotations. Format and documentation of research paper.
Works cited – Citing works, Essays, Articles, Newspapers, Journals, Internet – sources.
Analysis of research writings
Analysis of specimen research writings. Motivate students for critical thinking.
Practicing writing research papers on various topics.