to Information Assurance
Course description -- detailed assignments, grading, standards, requirements, policies, rewards, penalties, and also the Secret of Life, the Universe and Everything (with thanks to Douglas Adams for his Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy).
Syllabus/schedule -- PDF file with day-by-day listing of every required reading, quiz, exam, and their deadlines. Essential for effective planning.
Lecture files -- for study and review (PowerPoint PPTX and Acrobat PDF)
GUIDANCE FOR TERM PROJECT
Term-Project Topic Ideas -- suggestions, just suggestions
Term-Project Guidelines -- how to avoid falling into a swamp of misery
Term-Paper Outline -- organizing your information
Term-Paper Model -- expert Gary Tagg's manuscript for his CSH6 chapter on "Insider Crime"
Grading Rubric for Term Papers -- how your instructor grades your paper
GUIDANCE FOR MEMO EXAMS
Memo-Exam Sample written by student Gregory Antonellis in 2013 (posted with permission of the author)
Memo-Exam Grading Rubric - 10, 9, 8 or 0: simple!
GENERAL GUIDANCE FOR STUDENTS
Useful in other courses too!
Computer-Aided Thematic Analysis -- (CATA) -- how to store and organize reference material for your papers.
Frequently Corrected Errors -- checklist for avoid grammatical and usage errors in your technical writing.
Guide to Online Research -- Discusses search engines, operators, open-access journal databases, checking the credibility of sources, citation, and avoiding plagiarism. Link contributed by Sandra Beals.
Kreitzberg Library Databases -- Simple instructions -- with screenshots -- of how Norwich University students can use the research databases licensed by the Kreitzberg Library.
On Writing -- advice on style and methods in preparing term papers including notes on using references.
SQ3R -- Survey/Question/Read/Recite/Review -- effective studying.