Florida Community College at Jacksonville
Most widely held works about Florida Community College at Jacksonville
Most widely held works by Florida Community College at Jacksonville
Kalliope ( Serial )
in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Writing for the social sciences the abstract ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Covers the concept of restating or paraphrasing a written work from history, sociology, political science, or psychology and condensing it into a summary.
Writing the argumentative essay ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Topics include recognizing the difference between arguable and non-arguable statements; understanding the audience in order to be persuasive; methods of establishing credibility; proving the thesis through inductive or deductive reasoning; avoiding the dangers of jumping to conclusions; logical fallacies and personal attacks ; strengthening the essay by acknowledging opposing views.
Crediting your sources ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Discusses the proper way to document statements and ideas that are not your own; preparing a works cited or reference page; use of MLA (primary focus) and APA styles.
Writing about literature interpreting and explaining ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Shows how to interpret and explain poems, short stories, and books; also how to participate in reading by taking notes, paraphrasing, and recording initial reactions. Stresses the importance of rereading.
Looking for patterns in literature ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Becoming skilled at perceiving patterns; basic elements of setting, plot, theme, foreshadowing, figurative language, and symbolism are explained.
Writing the research paper taking notes ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Shows how to judge the quality of source materials, rank the sources and use index cards for notetaking. Discusses the importance of avoiding plagiarism. Also shows how to distinguish between fact and opinion.
Editing the paper looking for grammatical and mechanical errors ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Checking the paper for sentence unity, looking for errors in grammar and paragraph construction; reviews basics rules of grammar.
Writing for the humanities the explication ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The explication is an interpretive paper in literature, fine arts or philosophy; critiquing the work for style, use of symbolism, and analysis of meaning.
Developing courses for Web-based delivery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A panel of distance educators discuss ways to develop courses for delivery on the Web, including team approaches, ways to build in interactivity, and evaluation strategies for distance learners. Hands-on, online tutorials on the basics of building a Web page are also presented.
Author, author! : the future of higher education : creating the new American college ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Ernest L. Boyer, President of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, discusses the role of faculty, the traditions of higher education in the U.S., the priorities of the professoriate and the role of the community college with Dr. Leon Lessinger, Eminent Scholar for Educational Policy and Economic Development at the University of North Florida, and Carol Spalding Miner, President of Open Campus at the Florida Community College at Jacksonville.
Innovative uses of the web to enhance learning ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Learn how the Web is being used in college teaching and learning. "Take the next step in online instruction: Explore ways to reach isolated or technology-deprived students, bridge national boundaries, and increase retention of concepts in Web-based courses."
Effective teaching and learning centers best practices and emerging models ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Teaching and learning centers mean different things to different colleges. Some focus on faculty training and support, while others help faculty make the transition to online instruction. Some are developing new assessment strategies and others are designing information management systems. The panel discusses teaching and learning centers and how centers across the country are successfully responding to new needs. Topics include best practices from leading institutions, funding models, management and administrative issues and the results of a new survey of teaching and learning center activities.
Read, write and research ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
This television course was developed in response to a widely expressed need for a college course on English composition beyond the introductory level. Essay writing, writing a research paper, writing across the curriculum, writing for business and writing for literature are the essential components of this course.
Preparing the second draft revising, revising, revising ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Discusses reviewing the content of the paper for overall organization, factual accuracy, and paragraph unity ; recognizing the difference between slant and bias ; and checking for precision and detail.
Introducing the research paper ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A review of basic English composition skills; expository writing; identifying the audience; and organizing the paper.
Writing the research paper selecting and narrowing a topic ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Discusses the components and steps involved in writing a successful research paper.
Using the Web to enhance the classroom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Panelists discuss using web-based instruction in college courses. Students attend classes on-line, and can interact with both teachers and classmates.
Teaching, learning & technology ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Writing the first draft ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Discusses working from the outline, separating note cards by topic headings, matching notes to outline, interpreting information, and crediting sources.
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