Level 10

LEVEL TEN: Free or Paid 4th Credit option

  • Read this page carefully.
  • Complete a total of 25 hours of volunteer work for the semester with appropriate paperwork logged to Service Learning office.
  • Attend a one-time, 45 minute seminar with Sarah Woodring: time and dates TBA.
  • Incorporate a minimum of one-half page paragraph in the MLA paper (see below) concerning your work with the organization in relation to the paper's chosen theory.
  • The items above must be completed BEFORE final exam week.

What extra work do I have to do?

  • A total of 25 hours of volunteer work for the semester.
    • In Composition 1, you must do 10 hours for the course before turning in the MLA paper, and the other 15 hours before Final Exam Week.
  • A one-time, 45 minute seminar with Sarah Woodring: time and dates TBA
  • In Composition 1, the extra assignment is part of the MLA paper

Do I have to pay for this?

  • You do not need to pay for the privilege of exempting yourself from the presentation and portfolio.
  • If you want to do the free 4th credit option, you need not read any further.
  • However, if you want to receive credit toward your electives, you'll need to sign up for the one credit in ENC 2948, which costs the same as a one credit course.

Who can sign up and pay for the one credit ENC 2948?

Have you already done a 4th Credit Option in an ENC course (in either Composition 1 or Composition 2)

    If YES (I have already done a 4th Credit Option in ENC)
  • You cannot do a second one for this course.
    If NO (I have NOT already done a 4th Credit Option in ENC)
  • You may sign up and pay for the 4th Credit Option.

Are there other courses that I can do a 4th Credit Option in?

  • Yes, ask your instructors or Sarah Woodring in the Center for Service Learning.
  • Note: You can only do a total of THREE 4th Credit Options and those THREE must have different course prefixes.

How do I enroll in a 4th Credit Option to obtain credit?

  1. Register with an advisor for ENC 2948 BEFORE the deadline of Thursday, September 20th, 2018.
  2. Obtain and fill in a 4th credit option contract from the Center for Service Learning.
  3. Have me sign it.
  4. Return paperwork to Center for Service Learning