e_569 - English 102: Intermediate College Writing Caroline...

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English 102: Intermediate College Writing Caroline Wilkinson Assignment 1: Writing on the Job Overview: For this assignment, you will write a profile of a member in a professional discourse community. This writing should be based on an interview with one person in the career you are interested in pursuing. For instance, if you are interested in civil engineering, you may want to interview a civil engineer you know, a professor in engineering, or a graduate student in the field. Concentrate questions on the kinds of activities and writing typically done by this person every day, the amount of time allotted to each, and why they write in a particular genre. When writing the paper, you will explain how your assumptions about the activities and writing were similar and/or different to the interview results. You will also be researching information from 2 written sources about this career. The audience is a group of high school students who are interested in what this particular profession involves. Goals:
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course ED 101 taught by Professor Propas during the Spring '11 term at Grand Valley State University.

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