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English 1000 for Librarians: LO 1: Topics

English 1000

LO 1: Topics

The student will use techniques and tools for selecting and narrowing  a topic.

In-Class Exercises

Questions for Students

Use in class or via PollEverywhere

  • Do you know what your assignment is?
    Assignment information: Your assignment is to write a 7-8 page research paper (get this info from instructor)

  • Do you have a topic yet?
    You need to choose your own topic/issue---need 5 scholarly sources

  • How do you select a topic?

Developing a Topic (5:38)

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Narrowing a Topic (1:42)

Art of Topic Development (6:48)