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 Seth Ward: Term Project Page
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Info: sward@uwyo.edu

 

1. General

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

How to do a research paper.

This is a general introduction, based on a popular guide used in college writing courses, with some of my own ideas.

ONLINE UW Courseware HELP (eCampus and eCompanion): setups and problems

 

Some comments on references, academic integrity etc.

Religious Studies Goals with comments

Religious Studies Goals and Objectives

 

2. Research Preparation Exercise

            a. Research Preparation Exercise

            b. Simple Steps for Research Preparation Exercise

c. Bibliography exercise: http://www.uwyo.edu/sward/termproject/Annotated%20Bibliography%20Exercise.htm

d. Research Progress Report (an expansion of the Research Preparation Exercise): http://www.uwyo.edu/sward/termproject/project%20research%20progress%20report.htm

 

3. Exercises:

        Primary Sources: 5 C’s exercise. 

        Primary Sources: 51 Questions about Documents

        Secondary Sources: K.I.S.S. 

        Very Short Research Project (VSRP)

        Research Goals and tools, “Research Checklist

        Classroom Discussion Exercise: “Five Points”.

                                                                                             

4. Peer Review: Worksheet and Questionnaire Rubric

 

            Paper Peer Review Sheet http://uwyo.edu/sward/termproject/paper%20peer%20review%20sheet.docx

Paper posting, oral presentation and comments: Paper presentation

            Peer review of papers after submitted to the course: Peer Assessment exercise.

 

5. Getting Started: a Project Form

 

6. Field Experience: Suggestions for a self-guided field trip.

 

7. Book Reviews:
http://www.swarthmore.edu/SocSci/bdorsey1/41syl/bkrev.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_review 

 

8. Website Evaluation

 

9. Overview for a typical class term project exercise with initial idea, research preparation exercise and peer review