This is the time that you are likely to want to down tools for awhile and kick back until the next deadline looms large. I have a better idea. Start planning the final task so that you produce your best work, you have contingency time and you minimise last minute stress. Here is a link to […]
During Week 9 we looked at different levels of media regulation. We thought about media space and place in relation to governance, legislation and citizenship. We looked at media industry censorship and regulation as a business strategy. We discussed our instinct for private and public self-regulation and the persistent desire to outsmart regulatory frameworks. […]
The clock is ticking and taking you closer to the deadline on your second MAP assessment task. Here is a presentation to help you get there in time and in good form.
Winding back, Week 8 was on paying attention. “When we make moral judgments, we are not just saying that this is better than that. Even more fundamentally, we are saying that this is more important than that. It is to order the overwhelming spread and simultaneity of everything, at the price of ignoring or turning […]
Steampunk goggles by Pierre Alexandre Garneau (source) The blog task assigned for Week 7 was to write a preliminary proposal for your ethnographic or narrative research project. There were fewer posts and tweets for that topic than in previous weeks. Rather than assume that this was due to research and writing week neglect, I’ve included […]
The Week 6 posts that I have read evidence a big step up in the considered application of the ideas that we explored in class and in the lecture. This critical thinking is what leads to some of the big ideas that could be pursued in more depth in the form of a media project. […]
Reading your posts about visiting the cinema has been an absolute treat. And on that note, a prevalent theme in your posts was that you are ‘treating’ yourself to a trip to the movies due the expense associated with cinema going. A non-place, Third Floor Walkway, Fisher Building, Detroit by Király-Seth (source) Even though you visited various cinemas in […]