FYS Resources

FYS Sample Syllabi

Fall 2015 Syllabi
Fall 2014 Syllabi

Workshop Resources

Annotated Assignments
     Book Review
     Methods Paper 
     Research Assignment
     Rhetorical Analysis of a Written Text
     Writing Sequence

Workshop Powerpoint
     Transition Culture Shock


FYS Learning Outcomes
PMAC Expectations
University Resources
Alternatives to Canceling Class
Academic Achievement Office Contact Information


Academic Assistance
Academic Dishonesty  For Academic Dishonesty issues, follow the rules from your school or college. For those not associated with a school or college, follow the procedures for Arts and Sciences linked below substituting the Associate Provost for the Dean.
Counseling Center
Disability Services
Peer Advisory Board
Gender Violence Sexual Assault

To schedule a library session: http://library.drake.edu/get-help/services-for-faculty/fys-instruction-request/

Library help for faculty: https://library.drake.edu/get-help/services-for-faculty/

Library help for students: https://library.drake.edu/get-help/services-for-students/ (includes links to writing workshop, speaking center, tutoring, and library services.)


Critical Thinking Rubric
Information Literacy Rubric
Written Communication Rubric

Submission Form

FYS Course Proposal

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