The Internet:  Communication Culture and Change

New and Improved

Daily Syllabus

 
 


Sept   7 Course Introduction
Sept   8 Research and Writing
Sept 11 Communication--What & How?
Sept 12 Internet--What? Why? When? Where? Who?

Sept 14 Internet Communication--Discuss Ch. 1
Sept 15 Project Day
Sept 18 Presentation--Study
Sept 19 Internet Communication--Discuss Chs. 2 & 3
Sept 21 Overview of Issues--Project Topic Reports
Sept 22 Flex Day
Sept 25 Researching and Writing--Internet Research      Appendix
Sept 26 Communication and the InternetóDiscuss Ch. 4
Sept 28 Library
                           Library NiteóWork on your topic from 7-8
Sept 29 Advising Day
Oct    2  Communication and the InternetóDiscuss Ch. 5
                **Proposal Due**
Oct    3  Nobel
Oct    5  Communication and the InternetóDiscuss Ch. 6
Oct    6  Project Check
Oct    9  Identity and GenderóDiscuss Ch. 7
Oct  10  Presentation--Community Service Office, Kari Lipke
Oct  12  Identity and Gender
                **Issue Paper Draft Due**
Oct  13  Flex Day
Oct  16  Government and CorporationsóDiscuss Ch. 8
Oct  17  First Presentation
Oct  19  First Presentation
            **Issue Paper Due**
Oct  20  Reading Day
Oct  23  Reading Day
Oct  24  Communities on the Internet
Oct  26  Communities Continued Oct  27  Presentation--Counseling Center--Jackie Alvarez
Oct  30  Communities
Oct  31  Social Action
  • Ed Schwartz. NetActivism: How Citizens Use the Internet.
  • Nov   2  Democracy, Government, and Corporations
             Political Action Links: Nov   3  Relationships Nov   6  Relationships
     
  • Mary Beth Rosson (1999).  I Get By With A Little Help From My Cyber-Friends: Sharing Stories of Good and Bad Times on the Web.   JCMC 4 (4).
  • Malcolm R. Parks & Kory Floyd. (1996). Making Friends in Cyberspace. In a special joint issue of Journal of Communication, 46, (1), and Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 1, (4).
  • Nov   7  Legality and Censorship--Pornography
     
    Additional Resources:
    Nov   9  NCA
    Nov 10  NCA
    Nov 13  Advising Day
    Nov 14  Legality and CensorshipóHate Nov 16  Policing and Security


    Nov 17  Presentation:  Career Center, Jeff Stocco

    Nov 20  Access

    Nov 21  Access

    Nov 23  Thanksgiving
    Nov 24  Thanksgiving Break

    Nov 27  Education

    Nov 28  Education

    Nov 30  Presentation:  International Education--Carole Moline

    Dec   1  Flex Day

    Dec   4  Final Presentations
    Dec   5  Final Presentations
    Dec   7  Final Presentations
                **Rough Draft of Position Paper Due**

    Dec   8  Final Presentations

    Dec 11  Internet Communication and the Future

    Dec 12  Final Paper Chat--The Great Debate

    Dec 18 (Monday)óPosition Paper Due