wra 415 digital rhetoric


digital rhetoric
 
 
 
WEEK
DAY WORK DUE   IN CLASS TOPICS AND ACTIVITIES
         
10 M 10/30  week 10 M required readings  



10 W 11/1  week 10 W required readings
final project proposal due (by 5pm)  
 

digital culture jamming

 

 
11 M 11/6 week 11 M required readings  

digital identities, part 1: general

 

11 W 11/8 week 11 W required readings  

digital identities, part 2: gender



 
12 M 11/13 week 12 M required readings   

digital identities, part 3: online communities

12 W 11/15 week 12 W required readings 
project 3 due (by 5pm)
 

digital visual rhetorics: general

 
 
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13 M 11/20  week 13 required readings  

digital visual rhetorics: interfaces

 

13 W 11/22 no class  

exploring new media, part 1: general


 
14 M 11/27 week 14 M required readings  

exploring new media, part 2: creating new media

 

14 W 11/29 week 14 W required readings   

cyborg identities, biotech bodies  

 
15 M 12/4  final presentations   the futures of digital technologies and digital rhetoric
final presentations

15 W 12/6 final presentations    final presentations
class evaluation
 
 
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  final project due by 5pm Wednesday, December 13
         
         
1 M 8/28   introducing 415

1 W 8/30  week 1 required readings   defining digital; defining rhetoric
 
 
2 M 9/4  no class--labor day   no class--labor day

2 W 9/6 week 2 required readings   exploring the history of the Internet
 
3 M 9/11 week 3 M required readings    doing digital research; searching the web

3 W 9/13   week 3 W required readings   investigating digital literacies, part 1: information literacy
 
 
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4 M 9/18 week 4 M required readings  

investigating digital literacies, part 2: reading and writing in digital spaces

4 W 9/20 week 4 W required readings
project 1 due (by 5pm)
 

investigating digital literacies, part 3: dynamics of print and digital publishing

 
 
5 M 9/25 week 5 M required readings    investigating digital literacies, part 4: blogs

5 W 9/27 week 5 W required readings    investigating digital literacies, part 5: social networking
 
6 M 10/2 week 6 M required readings  

investigating digital literacies, part 6: video games

6 W 10/4 week 6 W required readings   access and divides, part 1: race, class, economies
 
 
7 M 10/9 week 7 M required readings   

access and divides, part 2: dis/abilities, usability

7 W 10/11  no class  

no class

 
 
8 M 10/16  week 8 M required readings  

internet economies, part 1: dot com and dot bomb

8 W 10/18  week 8 W required readings
project 2 due (by 5pm)  
 

internet economies, part 2: virtual economies

 
 
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9 M 10/23 week 9 M required readings   

dynamics of digital ownership, part 1: intro to intellectual property

9 W 10/25  week 9 W required readings   

dynamics of digital ownership, part 2: remix culture

         
 
dànielle nicole devoss | devossda@msu.edu
 
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