Me

Geek

A lot of stuff is interesting and even boring stuff can be made so.

Course attributes

Meaningful

Engaged

Active

Meta

Motivation

Digital communication is central to contemporary life and is consequently often taken for granted. This course will remedy consequent misunderstanding and at its successful completion you will be able to explain the technical basis, communicative effects, and commercial aspects to digital communication.

Skills

Digital Natives

Claims?

  • prefer PDFs or books?
  • use libraries?
  • expert users?
  • equally adapt?

Consequences?

Why?

Questions

Generations

Are there generations?

Tech

Have you benefited from early exposure to tech?

ctrl+f

What would you like to learn?

Proposition!

In groups of 4 brainstorm a provocative proposition (e.g., all students should have iPads or no computers in the classroom) that you can defend (10m).

Wrap-up

Syllabus

It’s the Web!

Course policies

high expectations respect
academic integrity collaboration
gadgets attendance
participation late work

Other questions?