Here is an overview of all of the different types of assignments in the course. You can find the detailed directions for the assignments and the grading rubrics in the module where they are assigned.

Module Assignments

Based on assigned readings and videos.

Discussion Boards

Discussion boards are mostly reflections on Module readings and videos. Students are usually required to respond to a classmate’s post as part of the grade.

Adaptation Project

Students will create either a film adaptation, photo essay, storyboard, or comic adaptation of a short story or a book chapter was assigned this semester.

Midterm Exam

Involves short-answer, multiple choice, and essay responses.

Final Exam

Essay examination