Assignment #1 - Telecommunications over distance vs. Telecommunications over time
Due Date: June 17, 2007
Value: 15 points total
The following assignment requires 2 postings and 2 replies.
- Post an introductory message about yourself on the course selected discussion area.
- Post a second message (4+ substantial paragraphs) to the course selected discussion area that explains your thoughts on the difference between telecommunications over distance vs. telecommunications over time.
- Can you give an example of each in your local environment?
- How is distance vs. time related to the concepts of asynchronous vs. synchronous communication?
- Give an example of asynchronous and synchronous communications being used in the classroom (the examples can be electronic or non-electronic in nature).
- Use web resources such as howstuffworks.com to justify your answer if you wish.
- Reply to at least two other postings. Provide meaningful comments.