::fibreculture:: Casual tutor required, Digital Culture, U of Newcastle
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Thu May 12 16:43:03 CEST 2011
Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 07:44:24 +1000
From: Marj Kibby <Marj.Kibby at newcastle.edu.au>
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Subject: [Air-L] Casual tutor required, Digital Culture, U of
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For my sins I have been seconded to a full time position improving the
student experience. So I'm looking for someone to teach Digital
Culture - a third year course in the BA that has students from a wide
range of programs taking it as an elective.
As taught in 2010 it has three modules.
Module 1 The Information Revolution
Module 2 Produsers, Creativity and Remix Culture
Module 3 Social Networks & Online Communities
Students undertake tasks relevant to the module.
Set up an annotated bibliography in Delicious; edit specific Wikipedia
pages; Post images to Flickr, download a classmates images and
manipulate and re-post them; and so on.
They then read related material and discuss the process in an online
Three assessible items:
Contribution to the discussion
A research project
A production project using free online tools.
As the course is online the tutor would not need to be located in
Newcastle. However being able to have one or two f2f meetings would be
If interested please contact me privately marj.kibby at newcastle.edu.au
Associate Professor Marjorie Kibby
Discipline Convenor: Film, Media and Cultural Studies
School of Humanities and Social Science
The University of Newcastle Callaghan NSW 2308 Australia
Marj.Kibby at newcastle.edu.au
+61 2 49216604
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