ASSIGNMENT SUBMISSION AND ASSESSMENT
- ENGLISH FOR WRITTEN COMMUNICATION
I NSTR A CTI ONS TO STA D E NTS
This assignment contains only ONE
question that is set in the language ofthe printed module for the course. 1.5 line spacing.
3. Your assignment should be typed using l2 point Times New Roman font and
Your assignment should be between 10ffi to 1300 words excluding references. The number of words should be shown at the end ofyour assignment. Do not copy the assignment question and instructions to your answer. You must submit your assignment BY MAIL to fes.assisnments@villacollese,edu.mv by l8:fi)hrs. You are advised to keep a copy ofyour submitted assignment for personal reference You can submit your assignment ONCE only in a SINGLE file. Your assignment mustbe submitted on lOth March 2013. Subrnission after 1800 hrs on this datewill accepted as LATE SUBMISSION. l0% ofyour assignment mark will be deducted for each delayed day. Your assignment should be prepared individually. You should not copy another person's assignment. You should also not plagiarise another person's work as your own.
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This assignment accounts or Answer Scheme.
for 50 % of the mmla for the course mentioned and shall
be assessed based on the Rubrbs
Youwould be informed of the assignment mark before the Final Semester Examination commences.
PI.AGIARISM : MARKS DEDUCTION
Warning: The submitted assignment will undergo a similarity check If plagiarism is detected, marks would as follows: Assignments with l0-30% ove apv/ithothers:201%deductionfromthetotalmarksscored. Assignments with more than 30% ove sp with others:Zero mark would be gfuen.
Your assessment for this module includes 2 tasks:
Task l: A oortfolio
You are required to prepare a portfolio of3 essays chosen from the list ofquestions provided below. Each ofthese essays carries l0% of the total marks. The word length is between 1000-1300 words.
Your written essays should be specific and supported with reference to published academic articles. The academic conventions of in-text and end of text referencing should be followed. (30 narks.l
Task 2: In-class assessnent task
Two of your essays (also from the list below) should be done in your tutorial class; specifically during tutorials 2 and 3. These should be handed into your tutor at the end of the class. The word length is between 500-800 words. Each ofthese two essays is l0 marks. (20 marks)
[Total: 50 marks]
List of assessment ouestions:
From the list oftopics given below, you need to choose any five topics (3 for your portfolio and 2for in-class tasks) to produce your essays making up 50% ofyour total marks.
Many people believe that women make better parents than men and this is the reason why they have the greater role in raising children in most societies. Others claim that men are just as good as women at parenting. Write an essay expressing your point of view. Give reasons for your answer. Many Maldivian students choose to attend schools or universities outside their own country. Why do some students choose to study abroad? Use specific reasons and details to explain your answer.
In the opinion of some Maldivians, cancelling the confact with GMR will lead to many economical disadvantages to Maldivians,and also it will be very difficult to travel to India for medical purposes. However, some believethat there will be no effect due to the cancellation of the contract with GMR. write an essay expressing your point of visw. Give reasons for your answer.
In India, some say "Hang the Rapists"; others believe "we need to rep€nt. And repentance would not be in hanging the accused or castrating them. Rep€ntance will be in ensuring that no-one else goes through what she had to". There could be other views as...