Virtual Ethnography and Digital Life
Session
Four Week - First
Class Number
2702
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
This course introduces students to the social scientific theories, techniques, and applications of virtual and digital ethnography. Our readings range from academic books focused on international connectivity, to professionals' use of ethnographic methods for social media design. We will focus on developing research and writing strategies that capture the empirical and ethical complexity of understanding and representing peoples' digital lives and virtual experiences.
Enrollment Requirements
You must complete MCS 101 or MCS 222 with a 'C' or better.
Notes
This is a fully online course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Bryce Peake
Meets
TBA
Dates
05/29/2018 - 06/22/2018
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Off Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
3
Seats Open
12
Class Capacity
15
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
5