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Unformatted text preview: detailed enough that I can understand what your main arguments are, and I can evaluate if those arguments will help you achieve your paper’s objective. If I can’t tell from your outline how you intend to prove your case, then your outline probably does not have enough detail, and your grade will reflect that. Your outline should be clear about what pieces of evidence you will use to support your thesis. In class I plan to go over something that a colleague gave to me about preparing an effective outline. Her materials discuss the level of details in an outline as being Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, or Level 4. The higher the level, the more detail is included – and hence the more effective your outline will be at guiding your paper. In general, you should expect that your grade on this part of the assignment will likely increase as your level of detail increases. If you have questions about the requirements…ask!...
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- Fall '09
- Global Warming