ERIC Number: ED345757
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Adjunct Faculty Handbook.
Thompson, Merle O'Rourke
This handbook for Northern Virginia Community College (NVCC) adjunct faculty presents a variety of information designed for adjunct lecturers in English. Three short introductory sections focus on general information, helpful hints, and the use of office machines. The body of the handbook contains the following sections: (1) Services, including the writing center, learning resource center, and library/laboratories/audio visual; (2) How Students Enter the English Program, covering NVCC's policies on native and non-native English speakers; (3) Guidelines for Attendance and a "W" Grade; (4) Procedures for Reporting Attendance and Enrollment; (5) Guidelines for Use of an "I" Grade; (6) Straightening Out English 111 with Lab Enrollment; (7) Grading Policies; (8) Student Evaluation of English-as-a-Second-Language Instructor; (9) Sample Division Form for Student Evaluation; (10) Sample Form for Administrative Evaluation of Lecturer; (11) Chart of Rank Criteria for Lecturer; (12) Salary Schedule for Lecturer; (13) College Course Content Summaries for English 111 and 112, including general course information and purpose, course objectives, major topics to be covered, additional topics, and research paper guidelines established by the English department; and (14) Preparing Your Syllabus, providing a sample syllabus and reading list for English Composition 111. Most sections include a brief discussion of official NVCC policy and samples of relevant forms. (JSP)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Northern Virginia Community Coll., Annandale. Div. of Communications and Humanities.