Course: English 3120 / Section 005 / Mon. & Wed. 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. / CLSO 303
Instructor: Dr. Ashley J. Holmes / GCB 915 / email@example.com / 404-413-5831
Websites: https://3120fall2013.wordpress.com (schedule, blogs, announcements)
http://d2l.gsu.edu (additional readings, grades)
Office Hours: Mon. & Wed. 1:30 – 2:30 & by appointment
Availability: I am available in my office (GCB 915), by phone, or email during office hours. Otherwise, you can reach me via email.
Course Description & Objectives
This course involves the study and practice of writing and publishing in electronic contexts through the use of new media, web 2.0, and mobile technologies. Students will learn foundational concepts of new media theory and will explore critical questions about the ways in which technologies impact how we write, publish, and interact with others. Course assignments prompt students to analyze the rhetorical complexities of digital writing and publishing and to apply their knowledge of new media theory to specific contexts. The course readings, discussions, experiences, and assignments will provide students with the tools to do the following: