Literacies-in-Use Analysis doc.doc - The Workplace Literacies-in-Use Analysis DOC REVIEW Friday October 4 11:59 PM REVIEWED DRAFTS DUE Sunday October 6

Literacies-in-Use Analysis doc.doc - The Workplace...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

The Workplace: Literacies-in-Use Analysis DOC REVIEW: Friday, October 4 @ 11:59 PM REVIEWED DRAFTS DUE: Sunday, October 6 @ 11:59 PM FINAL PROJECT DRAFT DUE: Monday, October 7 @ 11:59 PM Page Length = 5 Points = 100 Objectives : To explore the scope and purpose of “literacies-in-use” in a specific work setting To measure the contribution of “literacies-in-use” to quality assurance in an organization To practice memo format, in-text documentation, and correct APA/MLA Works Cited or References documentation Audience : Instructor (i.e. assume your audience knows nothing about your topic) Preparation : Readings, Handouts, and Activity Reports; Data Collection. You should view your readings, handouts, and activity reports as both guides and pre-writing exercises. In other words, they are written specifically to provide you with material for your memos, so please engage with them as opportunities rather than Q & A sessions! Project Assignment : In the Introduction to Reading Work: Literacies in the New Workplace , Nancy Jackson broadens the common definition of literacy beyond “the functional elements of reading and writing” to include what she calls “literacies” or “multi-literacies.” Her definition of literacy reflects a number of considerations new to our modern age, such as the fuller range of media proficiencies, the impact of globalization which increasingly exposes us to the “growing cultural and linguistic
Image of page 1

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 2
  • Fall '16

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Ask Expert Tutors You can ask 0 bonus questions You can ask 0 questions (0 expire soon) You can ask 0 questions (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes