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Weekly Schedule

 Credit: ½    Prerequisites: None
 Weeks: 6   Attendance:  Mandatory Weekly Attendance

 For this course, you will participate in 1 debate topic, 2 problem solving topics and 1 inquiry topic. You
 will be given 1 week to complete the readings and assignments for each topic. Below you will find a week
 by week breakdown showing which assignments must be completed during each week. If you start to fall
 behind on any of your work, contact your mentor and your instructor IMMEDIATELY!


 Week 1 - Introduction

Assignments Percentage
Assignment 1: Fact vs Opinion Worksheet 16.13%
Assignment 2: Problem Solving Skills Practice 16.13%
Assignment 3: Evidence Practice 1 8.06%
Assignment 4: Evidence Practice 2 8.06%
Assignment 5: ASSESSMENT - Week 1 Quiz 51.62%

 Week 2 - Debate Issue 1

Assignments Percentage
Assignment 1: Prereading Assignment 4.76%
Assignment 2: Article 1: Article Questions Worksheet 9.52%
Assignment 3: Article 2: Article Questions Worksheet 9.52%
Assignment 4: For / Against Worksheet 9.52%
Assignment 5: Position Paper 38.10%
Assignment 6: Discussion Board 28.57%

 Week 3 - Problem Solving Issue 1

Assignments Percentage
Assignment 1: Prereading Assignment 4.76%
Assignment 2: 5Ws Article Questions 9.52%
Assignment 3: Problem Identification Worksheet 4.76%
Assignment 4: Problem Solution Worksheet 1 4.76%
Assignment 5: Problem Solution Worksheet 2 4.76%
Assignment 6: Problem Solution Worksheet 3 4.76%
Assignment 7: Letter to the Editor Assignment 38.10%
Assignment 8: Discussion Board 28.57%

 Week 4 - Problem Solving Issue 2

Assignments Percentage
Assignment 1: Prereading Assignment 4.76%
Assignment 2: 5Ws Article Questions 9.52%
Assignment 3: Problem Identification Worksheet 4.76%
Assignment 4: Problem Solution Worksheet 1 4.76%
Assignment 5: Problem Solution Worksheet 2 4.76%
Assignment 6: Problem Solution Worksheet 3 4.76%
Assignment 7: Letter to the Editor Assignment 38.10%
Assignment 8: Discussion Board 28.57%

 Weeks 5 & 6 - Inquiry Issue

Assignments Percentage
Assignment 1: Inquiry Questions Worksheet 21.06%
Assignment 2.1: Inquiry Website Evaluation 1 5.26%
Assignment 2.2: Inquiry Website Evaluation 2 5.26%
Assignment 2.3: Inquiry Website Evaluation 3 5.26%
Assignment 2.4: Inquiry Website Evaluation 4 5.26%
Assignment 3: Inquiry Presentation Project 52.64%
Course Evaluation Assignment 5.26%