Web Design and the Connected Society

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Fall 2018
Credits per quarter

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computer studies

What does it mean to have a voice on the internet? How should we understand new structures of privacy, sociability, and responsibility in a radically connected society? We'll develop these questions, discussing current scholarship on society and communication in the internet connected age. And we'll learn the fundamentals of web development, using HTML and CSS, along with some very basic programming, to visually shape discourse on the web. We'll emphasize designing for generated content like blogs. We'll also work on writing for internet messages. The program will emphasize the persistence of communication through adaptation and advocacy.

Online learning:
  • Hybrid Online Learning - This offering delivers < 25% of its instruction online, rather than via face-to-face contact between you and your instructors.

Scheduled for: Evening

Located in: Olympia

Advertised schedule:

Mon/Wed 6-9:30pm