Social Media: Networking and Mobility.
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
2827
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
This course is designed to encourage students to critically engage with the growing role that social media, online networks, and mobile communication technologies play in their understanding of self and community, sociability and privacy. Students
will reflect on the centrality of collaboration, networking, and participation in social media technologies. Assignments and readings will require students to interact with core questions surrounding the emergence of social media and the impact of living increasingly mediated lives. Special attention will be paid to the centrality of writing in a digital world, even as the platforms for composition, editing, and publication have changed.
Enrollment Requirements
You must complete MCS 101 or MCS 222 and ENGL 100 or equivalent with a C or better.
Class Attributes
Writing Intensive
Notes
This is a synchronous online course. Students are expected to attend class online during the days/times listed in the meeting pattern. 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.
Class Actions
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Donald Snyder
Meets
TuTh 9:00am - 10:15am
Dates
06/01/2021 - 07/09/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
19
Seats Open
11
Class Capacity
30
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
5