George L. Dillon
Introduces the writing of nonfiction narrative and expository pieces for publication on the web. Analysis and criticism of on-line work.
--ability to use (X)HTML and CSS to make web pages and link them together as websites --ability to analyze and critique web writing
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
This course is taught in a computer integrated ("studio") environment using PCs and Windows programs. Small group work, presentations, workshopping, and individual assignments will be supplemented with brief lectures.
some experience editing digital images; knowledge of how to upload and download files; familiarity with campus command line (Unix commands)
Class assignments and grading
All assignments will be submitted as web pages. Assignments will involve analysis, redesign, and fresh composition of websites.
Pages should be valid, error-free (including spelling!), good looking, and should use the markup we introduce in class.