Units of Study

ARIN2610 - Web Transformations

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Amit Kelkar
Email: amit.kelkar@sydney.edu.au

Description

The Internet is a medium undergoing constant change, while also becoming progressively integrated into everyday life.
Web Transformations critically examines recent changes in the technology, language, design and social networking on the
internet. It introduces key skills in evaluation, strategy, interaction design and writing for the web within a historical context.
Beyond the web, it evaluates the implications of emerging applications such as mobile technologies, internet of things and social media.

Assessments

1x1000wd equivalent presentation (20%), 1x2000wd analysis (35%), 1x1500wd equivalent design project (35%), participation (10%)

Classes

1x1-hr lecture/week,
1x2-hr workshop/week

Prerequisites

(18 junior credit points from: Anthropology, Art History, Computer Science, Design Computing, English, Gender and Culture Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Media and Communication, Psychology or Sociology) OR (18 Junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)

Prohibitions

ARIN2100

 Tuesday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARIN2610

 

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