Oct 28 2013

Week 16: Dec. 9-13 (Finals)

Due: Tues 12/10

  • Submit Project 3: Final Submission

Due. Thur. 12/12

  • Any make-up work and/or revise-and-resubmits due by this date.

 

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Oct 28 2013

Week 15: Dec. 2-6

Due: Tues. 12/3

  • Submit Project 3: Draft Portfolio

Due: Fri. 12/6

  • Submit Project 3: Peer Review Portfolio x2

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Oct 28 2013

Week 14: Nov. 25-29 (Thanksgiving)

Due: Tues. 11/26

  • Read: Lax: “Accessed Denied: Arguments about Equality and Access to New Media in the Information Society” (below)

  • Complete Weekly Reading Notes Assignment

  • Submit Project 3: Peer Review Resumes x2

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Oct 28 2013

Week 13: Nov. 18-22

Due: Tues. 11/19

  • Read: Bolter & Grusin: Remediation, pages 52-84 (below)

  • Complete Weekly Reading Notes Assignment

  • Project 3: Peer Review Portfolio Plan x2

  • Project 3: Work Update Portfolio

  • Revised Submission: Rhetoric …

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Oct 28 2013

Week 12: Nov. 11-15

Due: Tues. 11/12

  • Read: Bolter & Grusin: Remediation, pages 2-50 (below)

  • Complete Weekly Reading Notes Assignment

  • Submit Draft: Rhetoric of Design, Website Analysis (post under “Rhetoric of Design Website Draft”)

  • Submit Project 3: Tech & Reflect Portfolio

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Oct 28 2013

Week 11: Nov. 4-8

Due: Tues. 11/5

  • Read:

    • Manovich: “What is new media?” (below)

    • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 18, Typography

    • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 9, Using Color

Oct 25 2013

Week 10

Due: Tues. 10/29

  • Read:

    • Flew: “New Media as Cultural Technologies” (below)

    • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 16, Style

    • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 17, Emphasis

Aug 22 2013

Week 1: Aug. 26-30

Due: Tues. 8/27

  • Set up your Course WordPress Account
  • Read Syllabus
  • Watch Course Tour
  • Read the following tech support pages:
    • Learning New Technologies
    • Using WordPress
    • Bookmarking with Diigo
    • Mindmapping in Popplet
  • In the “Getting Started Q&A forum,” post any questions that you have about the course. If you see that some students …

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  • Aug 22 2013

    Week 2: Sept. 2-6

    Due: Tues. 9/3

    • Read & View:

      • The Computer: A Very Short Introduction, Chapters 1-4

      • The Internet

        • Internet 101: What is the Internet (6 slides)

        • Introduction to the Internet

        • Internet

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    Aug 22 2013

    Week 3: Sept. 9-13

    Due: Tues. 9/10

    • Read:

      • The Computer: A Very Short Introduction, Chapters 1-4

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 4, Line

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 21, Incorporating Additional Media

    Aug 22 2013

    Week 4: Sept. 16-20

    Due: Tues. 9/17

    • Read:

      • The Influencing Machine,  pages ix-156

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 5, Shape

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 6, Value

    Aug 22 2013

    Week 5: Sept. 23-27

    Due: Tues. 9/24

    • Read:

      • Jenkins et al.: Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture, pages 3-21

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 7, Texture

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 8, Color

    Aug 21 2013

    Week 6: Sept. 30 – Oct. 4

    Due: Tues. 10/1

    • Read:

      • Jenkins et al.: Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture, pages 22-61

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 10, Composition & Layout

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 20, Interactivity

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    Aug 21 2013

    Week 7: Oct. 7-11

    Due: Tues. 10/8

    • Read:

      • McLuhan: “The Medium is the Message” (attached)

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 11, Balance

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 12, Perspective

    Aug 21 2013

    Week 8: Oct. 14-18 (Fall Break)

    Due. Fri. 10/18

    • Read:

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 13, Repetition and Rhythm

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 19, The Element of Time

    Aug 21 2013

    Week 9: Oct. 21-25

    Due: Tues. 10/22

    • Read:

      • Flew: “What’s New about ‘New Media’?” (attached)

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 14, Association

      • Design Fundamentals for New Media: Chapter 15, Abstraction