Exam Assignment Sheet
For this essay, please reflect upon what you learned in this
course and what you still need to work on for even more effective and
successful writing in the courses (and years) ahead. This essay is
self-reflective in nature, so it is fine to use first person and examples from
your work in the course.
If helpful, review the Course Goals and Learning Objectives
from your course syllabus. After you have read through these think about which
goals and objectives stay in your mind the most or seem the most important to
you work in the course. In general, discuss the areas you think you excelled in
and learned well. Also, discuss at least one goal or objective you think you
need more work or practice. Spend at least2
pages discussing the above items.
Finally, reflect on your work as a writer and researcher.
Discuss the relationship a writer has to research and that research has to a
writer. Be sure to discuss your own course work this semester and how the
writing process and research process worked together and apart for you. What
have learned most about yourself as a writer and researcher? What challenges to
you anticipate you will face in upcoming courses and how will you meet them?
Spend at least 1½-2 pages discussing the above items.
Nuts and Bolts
is a take home essay exam written during the final exam period.
is a formal assignment and should reflect your ability to organize an
essay (it is not a journal entry, for example).
should be good organization, clear presentation of ideas, and few to no
grammar problems. There should be zero typos.