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MAC281 Cybercultures        robert.jewitt@sunderland.ac.uk          http://twitter.com/rob_jewitt                         ...
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•   TITLE: CYBERCULTURES•   CODE: MAC 281•   LEVEL: 2 CREDITS: 10•   FACULTY: Arts, Design, & Media•   MODULE BOARD: Media...
Contact time         1 hour x lecture        1 hour x seminar∞ hours x social ‘meejah’                       13
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1. Intro                                   2. Copyright in the Digital Age                   content                      ...
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Assessment•   1 x essay of 2000 words•   Based on weekly sessions•   Can arrange your own question in advance•   Approval ...
Please Note• No taught seminar this week• Explore the tools/links/sites• There will be weekly tasks!                      ...
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Pro-tips1. Get yourself 2GB of free cloud-based file   backups with Dropbox2. Get a free Evernote account3. Get 5GB of fre...
Images used•   P1-2, Evan Sims, 2010, ‘Warcraft: Waterless’,    http://www.flickr.com/photos/therift/4274319841/•   P 11-1...
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  1. 1. MAC281 Cybercultures robert.jewitt@sunderland.ac.uk http://twitter.com/rob_jewitt 1
  2. 2. Lots of ways to interact with themoduleNew media meltdown!!! 2
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  11. 11. Module Overview 11
  12. 12. • TITLE: CYBERCULTURES• CODE: MAC 281• LEVEL: 2 CREDITS: 10• FACULTY: Arts, Design, & Media• MODULE BOARD: Media and Cultural Studies• PRE-REQUISITES: MAC129• CO-REQUISITES: None• LEARNING HOURS: 100 hours, the exact nature of which is specified in the module guide• LEARNING OUTCOMES:• On successful completion of the module, students will have demonstrated:• Knowledge – the ability to apply these concepts in the critical analysis of various forms of cyberculture; – the ability to communicate information, arguments and analysis cogently and fluently• Skills – knowledge and critical understanding of the theoretical concepts and issues and debates relating to the study of cyberculture; – an understanding of the history and key concepts of cyberculture 12
  13. 13. Contact time 1 hour x lecture 1 hour x seminar∞ hours x social ‘meejah’ 13
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  15. 15. 1. Intro 2. Copyright in the Digital Age content 3. Music Industry IP, Piracy & copyright 4. Pirates 5. Openess & Crowdsourcing 6. Digital Journalism Participatory culture 7. Gameplay & Narrative 8. Game Music, Design, & UXPRepresentation & Digital Spaces 9. Virtual Reality 10.Navigating Online Space 11.Digital Photography Politics 12.Net Neutrality 15
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  17. 17. Assessment• 1 x essay of 2000 words• Based on weekly sessions• Can arrange your own question in advance• Approval needed by week 9• DUE: 15th May 2012 17
  18. 18. Please Note• No taught seminar this week• Explore the tools/links/sites• There will be weekly tasks! 18
  19. 19. Any questions? 19
  20. 20. Pro-tips 20
  21. 21. Pro-tips1. Get yourself 2GB of free cloud-based file backups with Dropbox2. Get a free Evernote account3. Get 5GB of free cloud storage with Box4. Get free software and install it on your USB stick with PortableApps.com5. Join us on Facebook for more tips! 21
  22. 22. Images used• P1-2, Evan Sims, 2010, ‘Warcraft: Waterless’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/therift/4274319841/• P 11-12, Dru!, 2006, “Pantheon Range Overview’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/druclimb/282597447/• P13, Christos Tsoumplekas, 2007, ‘Contact one’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/tsoumplekas/500644641/• P14-16, curesedthing, 2008, ‘Caution: contents may creep’ http://www.flickr.com/photos/cursedthing/2171090940/• P17-18, chicgeek, 2007, ‘Thrisday – notes’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/kishimoto/1620130146/• P19, takomabibelot, 2007, ‘Question Mark Sign On Hobsons Old Building, Corner Of Henry & Main (Honor, MI)’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/takomabibelot/472933624/• P20-21, hellojenuine, 2009, ‘good advice’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/jenosaur/3776887321/• P22, Jeffrey Beall, 2006, ‘Creative Commons Moon’, http://www.flickr.com/photos/denverjeffrey/301014978/ 22
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