Informal Writing Assignments

Informal Assignments and Exercises

-Reading comprehension exercises

-Grammar workshops

-Library workshop

-Evaluating models of writing

-Citing/referencing workshops

-Information literacy exercises

-In-class writing exercises

-Assignment scaffolding (brainstorming/prewriting/workshops on specific skills/outlining/producing small chunks of assignment/drafting/revision)


-Journals (fieldnotes, auto-ethnography)

-Written reflections on writing process

-Writing conferences with instructor



Writing Support Skills

-Sociological Discourse

-Library Research


-Reference Citation

-Plagiarism Education

-Thesis Construction


Presentation and Oral Skills

-Research Presentations

-Small group discussions

-Mock Job Interviews