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Day 18

October 31, 2011 Leave a comment

Tuesday, November 1

The Design of Everyday Things discussion

For Next Time

Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Work Day

  • Individual discussions of Rhetoric Q&A Essay Revision
  • Individual discussions of Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Proposals
  • Storyboarding. Thumbnailing,  and Project Planning
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MyLowe’s Commercial “Exploded”

October 28, 2011 Leave a comment

Visually, this commercial works well to capture what Donald Norman (The Design of Everyday Things) writes on page 11: “Twenty Thousand Everyday Things”:
 

 

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Day 17

October 26, 2011 Leave a comment

Thursday, October 27

  • Rhetoric Q&A Essay Revision Due
  • Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Proposal Due
  • Introduce The Design of Everyday Things
  • Screen Objectified

For Next Time

Read: The Design of Everyday Things (DET), 1-104

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The Divided Brain and Rhetoric

October 26, 2011 Leave a comment

This RSAnimate speaks to this class in several interesting ways. Recall our early discussions of rhetoric.


 

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Short Documentary: The Typewriter

October 20, 2011 Leave a comment

Check this video out. Read a blurb here.

 

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Day 16

October 19, 2011 Leave a comment

Thursday, October 20

Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Brainstorm Day

  • 2.0 Brainstorm Worksheet
  • Discuss 2.0 Proposal
  • Distance Enhancement Work Time

For Next Time

  • Due: Rhetoric Q&A Revision
  • Due: Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Proposal
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Day 15

October 17, 2011 Leave a comment

Tuesday, October 18

  • Introduce Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Prompt
  • Screen Sample Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Projects
  • Discuss Rhetoric Q&A Essay Revisions
  • Discuss Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Proposal

For Next Time

  • Comment on  (at least one) Podcast
  • Prepare to Brainstorm Rhetoric Q&A 2.0 Projects
  • Prepare to Ask Questions Concerning Rhetoric Q&A Essay Revisions
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