Assignments

Assignment #4 - Social Networking, Web 2.0, Assignment 5 Proposal

Due Date: April 9

Value: 15 points total

Submission:

  • Post to the following forums containing the written part of the assignment by the due date.

  • Part 1 - Social Networking as an Instructional Technology (4 points)
    • Post a substantive posting to the assignment forum that explains your thoughts on social networking as it relates to instructional technology.
      • Explain and define social networking
      • Is it being used for learning and how? Give examples.
      • Do you think social networking has a role in education? Why or Why not?
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
    • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner
  • Part 2 - Web 2.0 (4 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum that explains your thoughts on Web 2.0.
      • What is it and how does it work?
      • What makes it different from earlier web applications?
      • How has the Internet changed in order to support Web 2.0?
      • How does Web 2.0 impact online learning?
      • What comes after Web 2.0?
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
  • Part 3 - Web-based Tools for Instruction (4 points)

  • Assignment 5 Proposal (3 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum providing an abstract and title for your final paper in assignment 5.