Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: Complete a class that fulfills a WR2 OR complete an (Interstate Passport OR Associates Degree OR Bachelors Degree).
Requirement Designation:
Upper Division Communication/Writing
The course provides a theoretical basis and practical approaches for writing interactive, non-linear documents using Web 2.0 and 3.0 tools. Class members explore how interactive digital media shapes public discourse and creative possibilities through readings, writings, and discussions. Using internet-based software and Adobe InDesign, students will develop current writing practices applicable to business, communications, education, the arts, entertainment, and personal interests. Topics explored include the history of the internet and hypertext, evaluating sources, digital research methods, transmodal narratives, persuasive writing techniques, and how to research and create multimedia essays.