MEETING (Thursday) ACTIVITIES WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT
MEETING 1 (10 February 2011) Class information, learning contract  and warming up activities
  • Do  online exploration using Google or you can click on the Pak Endro’s resources on e-learning.
  • Click on “writing Purdue”
  • Answer the following questions in Indonesian :

1)      What is a research paper?

2)      What is an introduction in research paper?

3)      What is a literature review?

4)      What is methodology?

5)      What is data finding?

6)      What is data and data analysis?

7)      What is conclusion and recommendation?

  • Send to Pak Endro’s share file in e-learning.
  • Write your feeling about this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).

Submission due date: 17 February, 12 pm.

MEETING 2 (17 February) Deconstructing research paper (Survey model/quantitative) Writing an introduction of the research paper:

  • Choose one topic of the provided topics (see “topic for research paper” in my share file in e-learning).
  • Write an introduction for your research paper.
  • Send to Pak Endro’s share file in e-learning.
  • Write your feeling about this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian)
  • Submission due date: 24 February, 12 pm.
Meeting  3, 3 March 2011 Discussing and writing literature review
  • Find 2 books, 2 online articles, 1 journal from the library.
  • Sent the titles of the books, online articles and journal to Pak Endro’s  e-learning (share file).
  • Draft you literature review (Sub headings of your literature review).
  • Sent the draft to Pak Endro’s e learning (share file).
  • The submission due date: 10 March 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection.
Meeting  4,  10 March 2011 Discussing plagiarism, how to avoid it, paraphrasing and practicing, citing sources and practicing.
  • Read the “plagiarism” and how to avoid it in Purdue Writing.
  • Read “paraphrasing” in Purdue Writing.
  • Read the APA standard for referencing through Purdue Writing.
  • Get one sentence from the book and cite it by paraphrasing. e.g, John (2008) argues that…./According to John…………./………..(John, 2008) (Please include the original sentence).
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s  share file in e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 17 March 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection room.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 5, 17 March 2011 Discussing and writing a literature review
  • Write your literature review using the resources you get.
  • Send to my Pak Endro’s share file in e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 24 March 2010.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 6, 24 March 2011 Discussing and writing methodology, making questions for collecting the data
  • Write your methodology of the research.
  • Write the questions you will use to collect the data.
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 31 March 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 7, 31 March 2011 Administering survey to collect the data and calculating the result.
  • Write the result of the data collection in the form of descriptive statistic (percentage).
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e learning.
  • The submission due date is  7 April 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection.
Meeting 8, 7 April 2011 Discussing and writing the finding of the research
  • Write the finding of the data.
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 14 April 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 9, 14 April 2011 Discussing the discussion section in the research
  • Write the discussion section of the research.
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 21 April 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 10, 21 April 2011 Discussing the bibliography writing
  • Write your references in the bibliography based on the APA standard.
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e-learning.
  • The submission due date is 28 April 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 11, 28 April 2011 Discussing and deconstructing  the qualitative research paper
  • Write a short article on the differences between qualitative research paper and quantitative research paper.
  • The submission due date is 5 May 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection (English or Indonesian).
Meeting 12, 5 May 2011 Discussing on collecting data through interview.
  • Write 5 questions related to your research topic.
  • Interview 3 people with the questions.
  • Report the result of the interview.
  • Send it to Pak Endro’s e learning.
  • The submission due date is  12 May 2011.
  • Write your feeling on this assignment in the reflection.
Meeting 13, 12 May 2011 Review and finish the research paper
Meeting 14, 19 May 2011 Review and finish the research paper
Meeting 15, 26 May 2011 Review and finish the research paper
Meeting 16, 9 June 2011 Review and finish the research paper
  • The submission of your research paper portfolio.

Write your feeling on the research writing course during one semester in the assignment.