EF3002 Assignment 2: Reading

Student ID:

Module Leader : Mark Husmann

 Group:                                                           Reading Tutor: Sonia Padiyath

Task 1:

Download (from the eLP/EF3002/Assignments) Text 2, based on Susan Sontag’s Regarding the Pain of Others (2003, pp16-38).

Write a short summary of the whole text.

Use your own words as much as possible for the summary.

Write 100-120  words.

Task 2:

Write a reflective and critical statement about this text. You can include one or more of the following points:

  • Do you think that when we look at images of suffering, we are “voyeurs”?
  • Is war photography important? Why/Why not?
  • Is there anything in the text that you find surprising or shocking?
  • What effect do war photographs have on you personally?

You can also, of course, include any of your own ideas, but stick to the word limit.

Write 100 – 120 words.

  • Do not use abbreviations and other short forms.
  • Only write in full sentences.
  • Make your writing as CONCISE as possible.
  • Concentrate on key points and ignore less important ones.
  • Stick to the word limit
  • This assignment is worth 20% of the module mark

Use p.2 of this Word Document to type your answer.   Save your work on your memory card, remembering to give your ID number in the title of your document.

  • Upload your work to Turnitin, using the Assessment 2 link under “Assessment” on Blackboard/EF3002

Student ID:

Group:                                    Name of Reading Tutor: Sonia Padiyath

Module Leader : Mark Husmann

PLEASE TYPE YOUR ANSWER BELOW. Use font Calibri font 12, 1.5 line spacing. Indicate the word count for each section.

My summary: ________   words  (maximum 120 words)

My reflective statement: _________  words (maximum 120 words)