Teaching Strategy and Slides
Teaching Strategy: This module of the course uses correspondence for obtaining a job to teach students the principles of writing effective emails and letters. The job email assignment is effective because students care about this assignment and are willing to revise this assignment.
Teaching Slides: Forthcoming.
Assignments, Exercises, and Quizzes
Assignment: To someone at a company or laboratory, write an email requesting an internship. Include a resume with this email.
Exercise or Quiz: Draft the subject line and first paragraph of an email requesting your Department Head speak at a meeting of a student organization to which you belong.
Exercise or Quiz: Draft the subject line and first paragraph of an email that thanks a company or laboratory representative for either a job interview or site visit.