CECS 6210

Interactive Multimedia

Fall 2005

Assignments

Discussion Assignments

There are two types of postings for the discussion assignments. The first is directed discussion and the second is article reviews.

  • When posting, use the following Subject Line: A1 - Subject, where A1 is replaced with the assignment number a2, a3, a4, etc
      1) September 13What has been the effect of interactive multimedia on education? Explain and justify your answer (using references) and give examples.
      2) September 27Locate and read, from any professional journal, an article relevant to the area of Feedback and/or Interaction as it relates to Interactive Multimedia. Write a two paragraph review for the article. The 1st paragraph should describe the contents of the article. The 2nd paragraph should be your reaction to the article. Do not forget to include the reference cite. Use APA format.
      3) October 11What is bandwidth in terms of Technology and Information ? How is it related to Feedback and Interactivity ? Explain and justify your answer and give examples. Provide one journal article reference. Use APA format.
      4) October 25Is the Digital Divide growing or narrowing ? Is the Digital Divide strictly bandwidth related ? How can the 'digital divide' effect school(s) within a single school district and are there ways to correct these effects. Explain and justify your answer and give examples. Provide one journal article reference. Use APA format.
      5) November 8Locate and read, from any professional journal, an article relevant to the area of Digital Rights Management as it relates to Interactive Multimedia. Write a two paragraph review for the article. The 1st paragraph should describe the contents of the article. The 2nd paragraph should be your reaction to the article. Do not forget to include the reference cite. Use APA format.
      6) November 15If you were defining your own levels of interactivity what would be the levels. Describe each level and give examples.
      7) November 22Locate and read, from any professional journal, an article concerning a method of Interactive Multimedia Distribution. Write a two paragraph review for the article. The 1st paragraph should describe the contents of the article. The 2nd paragraph should be your reaction to the article. Additionally provide information on how the system works, what is delivered, and how people use it. Do not forget to include the reference cite. Use APA format.
      8) November 29In the materials and discourse covered so far during the course, which topic(s) do you think will have the most impact on Interactive Multimedia in Education. Explain and justify your answer and give examples.


    Assignment 1 - Interactive Multimedia Example (Demo)

      Due Date: September 27, 2005
      Value: 6 points total


    Assignment 2 - Short Paper and Presentation

      Due Date: October 25, 2005
      Value: 10 points total


    Assignment 3 - Creation of 3D Environment

      Due Date: November 22, 2005
      Value: 10 points total


    Paper

      Presentation Date: December 8, 2005
      Due Date: December 10, 2005
      Value: 35 points total