MC4381 FallĀ 2017 Class Schedule

Week of August 28
Lecture: Intro to class/Tools you can use (Monday)/Intro to class (Wednesday)
Online 1: Syllabus/Intro to TRACS site
Lab: Intro to Labs

Week of September 4
Lecture: Labor Day (Monday)/Tools you can use (Wednesday)
Online: Innovation and social media
Lab: Into to Wordpress and Twitter

Week of September 11
Lecture: Content basics
Online: Intro to Website Project
Lab: Wordpress II

Week of September 18
Lecture: Social media and native content
Online: Advanced Wordpress
Lab: Wordpress and social media promotion

Week of September 25
Lecture: Intro to the Internet and web (Twitter Jeopardy)
Online: HTML and The Browser Wars
Lab: Intro to HTML

Week of October 2
Lecture: HTML and coding
Online: HTML continued and History of Search

Week of October 9
Lecture: CSS and design
Online: CSS and search engine optimization
Lab: CSS

Week of October 16
Lecture: MC Week guest speakers
Online 8: Credibility on the web
Lab 8: Image verification

Week of October 23
Lecture: Midterm Exam
Online: No online module
Lab: No lab

Week of October 30
Lecture: Mobile and apps
Online: Building an app
Lab: Mobile apps

Week of November 6
Lecture: Digital photography
Online: Visual storytelling
Lab: Mobile apps II

Week of November 13
Lecture: Digital video and innovations in video
Online: Visual and social media
Lab: iMovie

Week of November 20
Lecture: Data storytelling and interactives
Online: Telling stories with data/Facebook training
Lab: No lab

Week of November 27
Lecture: Online business models
Online: Audio storytelling/Pixlr
Lab: iMovie II

Week of December 4
Lecture: Digital media ethics and law
Online: Media ethics and transparency
Lab: No lab