Course Schedule

Spring Semester 2022 – Course Schedule:

 

Week #15 – Tuesday – 5/17/22

Tuesday – 5/17/22  – this is not a mandatory class session – it is open to all CT101 students who wish to join – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – this zoom session will serve as a platform for those who have specific questions, need extra help with troubleshooting / customizing their websites and or helping with clarifying anything to complete the semester.

*** Final Blog Post info –> Please reread this important information again –>  CT101 Final Blog Post

 

Week #14 – Tuesday – 5/10/22  &  Thursday – 5/12/22 (10am via Zoom)

 

Tuesday Section info for – 5/10/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – *Important –>  CT101 Final Blog Post <– We will be discussing the information, criteria & submission details to complete our semester. Please read the blog post in the link above (an e-mail will also be sent to you with the same info later this week.)

 

Thursday Section info for – 5/12/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – *Important –>  CT101 Final Blog Post <– We will be discussing the information, criteria & submission details to complete our semester. Please read the blog post in the link above (an e-mail will also be sent to you with the same info later this week.)

 

Week #13 – Tuesday – 5/3/22  &  Thursday – 5/5/22 (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 5/5/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #12 – Assignment #12 – It’s time to share your website’s URL and progress, let’s jump in! WordPress tutorials on adding Social Media content into your blog posts, pages and sidebar widgets. Using Social Media to tell compelling stories and activate engagement on your website. ** Go — > Here for the assignment #12 prompt! **

 

Tuesday Section info for – 5/3/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #12 – It’s time to share your website’s URL and progress, lets jump in! WordPress tutorials on adding Social Media content into your blog posts, pages and sidebar widgets. Using Social Media to tell compelling stories and activate engagement on your website. ** Go — > Here for the assignment #12 prompt! **

 

Week #12 – Tuesday – 4/26/22 – & – Thursday – 4/28/22 – (both sections meet IN PERSON this Week! 10am – 12pm – ***The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor ( room 4M03 )

 

Thursday Section info for 4/28/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Thursday 4/28 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor.

Assignment #11 -> Read This –>  post for the details on Panoramic Storytelling & Multiplicity

 

Tuesday Section info for 4/26/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Tuesday 4/26 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor.

Assignment #11 -> Read This –>  post for the details on Panoramic Storytelling & Multiplicity

 

Week #11 – Tuesday – 4/12/22  &  Thursday – 4/14/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 4/14/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #10 – Getting specific with WordPress Part II – Last week we started setting up our new websites by discussing the potentials of the websites front end design – we began creating new pages and discussing their purposes, navigation menus, working with widgets, installing and adding plug-ins and the differences between pages, posts & categories. This takes practice and a little bit of experimentation. Lets continue forward. More techniques and applications – Cross posting content and more!–> Assignment #10’s Details are here <—

 

Tuesday Section info for – 4/12/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #10 – Getting specific with WordPress Part II – Last week we started setting up our new websites by discussing the potentials of the websites front end design – we began creating new pages and discussing their purposes, navigation menus, working with widgets, installing and adding plug-ins and the differences between pages, posts & categories. This takes practice and a little bit of experimentation. Lets continue forward. More techniques and applications – Cross posting content and more! –> Assignment #10’s Details are here <—

 

Week #10 – Tuesday – 4/5/22  &  Thursday – 4/7/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 4/7/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #9 – Exciting Times! Lets start setting up our new websites! Lets talk about pages, posts, categories, navigation menus, working with widgets, installing and adding plug-ins, and much more! Lets also get specific about how we are going to customize and use our websites! I will be sharing a series of live demonstrations and a recorded video from our zoom class this weekIm posting the videos to this post here – READ THIS for the Assignment Info <—

 

Tuesday Section info for – 4/5/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #9 – Exciting Times! Lets start setting up our new websites! Lets talk about pages, posts, categories, navigation menus, working with widgets, installing and adding plug-ins, and much more! Lets also get specific about how we are going to customize and use our websites! I will be sharing a series of live demonstrations and a recorded video from our zoom class this weekIm posting the videos to this post here – READ THIS for the Assignment Info <—

 

Week #9 – Tuesday – 3/29/22  &  Thursday – 3/31/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 3/31/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #8 –-> Domain Name Registration, Hosting Set Up & WordPress Installation! <– Read This! Let’s follow along in our zoom session and then publish a blog post about the experience of registering your own domain, and setting up your web hosting account. (A video recording of today’s zoom session will be added to the bottom of the blog post link above.) Coupon codes for the set up will be e-mail from blackboard – be sure to check your York e-mail to get the code.

 

Tuesday Section info for – 3/29/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #8 -> Domain Name Registration, Hosting Set Up & WordPress Installation! <– Read This! Let’s follow along in our zoom session and then publish a blog post about the experience of registering your own domain, and setting up your web hosting account. (A video recording of today’s zoom session will be added to the bottom of the blog post link above.) Coupon codes for the set up will be e-mail from blackboard – be sure to check your York e-mail to get the code.

 

 

Week #8 – Tuesday – 3/22/22 – & – Thursday – 3/24/22 – (both sections meet IN PERSON this Week! 10am – 12pm – ***The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor ( room 4M03 )

 

Thursday Section info for 3/24/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Tuesday 3/24 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor.

Assignment #7 – Picking a domain name and discussing the process. What is a domain name? Read this for the assignment prompt– DOMAIN NAME TIME!

 

 

Tuesday Section info for 3/22/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Tuesday 3/24 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor.

Assignment #6 – It is Mid-Semester Reflection time! Lets have a class discussion about where we are, what stands out and what happens next as we move forward.  –> Please Read this to get started on the Assignment! <– 

Assignment #7 – Picking a domain name and discussing the process. What is a domain name? Read this for the assignment prompt– DOMAIN NAME TIME!

 

 

Week #7 – Tuesday – 3/15/22  &  Thursday – 3/17/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 3/17/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #6 – It is Mid-Semester Reflection time! Lets have a class discussion about where we are, what stands out and what happens next as we move forward.  –> Please Read this to get started on the Assignment! <– 

**Did you create 1 meme addressing how you feel about CT101? Lets add that file to this shared Google Drive Folder here <– please do this now during class – I am collecting 1 meme from everyone for an online exhibition on the Net-Art website

 

Tuesday Section info for – 3/15/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #5 – We have an exciting assignment this week and the introduction of a new tool to work with. Lets dig in to this new post that prof. Ryan wrote to get us inspired – Lets talk a little bit about Creativity, Immediacy and Intuition. In this new post below, lets learn how this formula of words can inspire your storytelling: Assignment #5 <– READ THIS to dig in! 

Oh, and, did you create 1 meme addressing how you feel about CT101? Lets add that file to this shared Google Drive Folder here <– please do this now during class – I am collecting 1 meme from everyone for an online exhibition on the Net-Art website

 

 

Week #6 – Tuesday – 3/8/22  &  Thursday – 3/10/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 3/10/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #5 – Welcome back! We have an exciting assignment this week and the introduction of a new tool to work with. Lets dig in to this new post that prof. Ryan wrote to get us inspired – Lets talk a little bit about Creativity, Immediacy and Intuition. In this new post below, lets learn how this formula of words can inspire your storytelling: Assignment #5 <– READ THIS to dig in! 

Oh, and, did you create 1 meme addressing how you feel about CT101? Lets add that file to this shared Google Drive Folder here <– please do this now during class – I am collecting 1 meme from everyone for an online exhibition on the Net-Art website

 

Tuesday Section info for – 3/8/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #4 – We will dig into this new assignment via the link below – it is chock full of useful and creative information – lets get busy working with the DS106 Assignment Repository!! (a class video recording will be located at the bottom of this post) Read this –> Digital Storytelling Project Flexibility <—

Oh, and, did you create 1 meme addressing how you feel about CT101? Lets add that file to this shared Google Drive Folder here <– please do this now during class – I am collecting 1 meme from everyone for an online exhibition on the Net-Art website

 

Week #5 – Tuesday – 3/1/22  &  Thursday – 3/3/22 – (10am via Zoom)

 

Thursday Section info for – 3/3/22 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – Assignment #4 – We will dig into this new assignment via the link below – it is chock full of useful and creative information – lets get busy working with the DS106 Assignment Repository!! (a class video recording will be located at the bottom of this post) Read this –> Digital Storytelling Project Flexibility <—

Oh, and, did you create 1 meme addressing how you feel about CT101? Lets add that file to this shared Google Drive Folder here <– please do this now during class – I am collecting 1 meme from everyone for an online exhibition on the Net-Art website

 

Tuesday Section info for – 3/1/22 –  Assignment #3 – meets @ 10 AM via Zoom – OK, here is another great Internet culture-based assignment to get your creative juices flowing! You all have published some great posts last week utilizing animated GIFs, but now…. Are Memes Art?  What do you think? Will you respond by making a series of Memes to share your feelings about CT101 and the state of the world that we live in? Let’s learn a few new skills using Meme making applications in our class session and get working on a new post. <—-Go Here for Assignment #3

 

 

Week #4 – Tuesday – 2/22/22 – & – Thursday – 2/24/22 – (both sections meet IN PERSON this Week! 10am – 12pm – ***The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor ( room 4M03 )

Thursday Section info for – 2/24/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Thursday 2/24 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor. 

Assignment #3 – OK, here is another great Internet culture-based assignment to get your creative juices flowing! You all have published some great posts last week utilizing animated GIFs, but now…. Are Memes Art?  What do you think? Will you respond by making a series of Memes to share your feelings about CT101 and the state of the world that we live in? Let’s learn a few new skills using Meme making applications in our class session and get working on a new post. <—-Go Here for Assignment #3

 

Tuesday Section info for – 2/22/22 – our CT101 class will meet in person on Tuesday 2/22 in room 4M03 from 10am – 12pm. The classroom is located in the Academic Core building on the 4th floor.

Assignment #2 – Making our first GIFs & GIF narratives –>  Read This for the assignment details! <— this week, in real life (IRL) we will dig into the potentials of GIF storytelling – (the class video & how-to tutorial is located in this blog post)

 

Week #3 – Tuesday – 2/15/22  &  Thursday – 2/17/22 – (10am via Zoom)

Thursday Section info for – 2/17/22 – we will meet in zoom at 10am – Assignment #2 – Making our first GIFs & GIF narratives –>  Read This for the assignment details! <—– (the class video & how-to tutorial is located in this blog post)

 

Tuesday Section info for – 2/15/22 – we will meet in zoom at 10am – Part 1 – Getting Started with blogging! Lets explore the wordpress blogging interface, adding content and making great posts! (A video tutorial from our class has been posted inside of the blog post below – please refer to it for this assignment.) Be sure to always re-read the entirety of each post or anything hyperlinked 🙂

Part 2 – Assignment #1READ THIS -> What is Making You Happy on the Internet? 

 

Week #2 – Thursday – 2/10/22 – (10am via Zoom)

Thursday Section – info for – 2/10/22 – we will meet in zoom at 10am – Part 1 – Getting Started with blogging! Lets explore the wordpress blogging interface, adding content and making great posts! (A video tutorial from our class will be posted inside of the blog post below after our class time.) Be sure to read the entirety of each post or anything hyperlinked 🙂

Part 2 – Assignment #1READ THIS -> What is Making You Happy on the Internet? 

 

 

Week #1 – Starting Tuesday – 2/1/22  &  Thursday – 2/3/22 – (10am via Zoom)

Thursday Section – 2/3/22 

1. Welcome to CT101 Digital Storytelling! Introduction to the course, learning about each other and our class potentials! Read the welcome blog post here <—

2. We will discuss the Sign up process for access to the CUNY academic commons and the CT101 website –Read this blog post for details < — (the video recording is in this post)

***Be sure to read through the course syllabus too!

 

Tuesday Section info for – 2/1/22

1. Welcome to CT101 Digital Storytelling! Introduction to the course, learning about each other and our class potentials! Read the welcome blog post here <—

2. We will discuss the Sign up process for access to the CUNY academic commons and the CT101 website –Read this blog post for details < — (the video recording is in this post)

***Be sure to read through the course syllabus too!

 

Have a question? E-mail me here – rseslow@york.cuny.edu

 

 

 

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