Tuesday class; April 24, 2007

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Final Project Launch
There will be demo tutorials and we will be discussing the Final Project Assignment

Book Discussion and Reading Assignment
We will be discussing the reading assignment. Up through page 149 due today of Naked Conversations by Scoble and Israel. We will also discuss the follow up assignment.

Presentation on RSS
I will be doing a demo presentation on hand editing an RSS Podcast feed.

Presentation on Blogger
I will be doing a demo presentation on getting a Blogger blog.

Lab
Students will get their own Blogger blogs specific to final.

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Final Project Details

When
Final Exam
Tuesday, May 22 5:15pm -7:30pm

Final Project
This will be a podcast with at least three episodes. This podcast will include a related blog/vlog.

  • Three episodes must work together and fit the common theme of the podcast.
  • Work must be student’s own work.
  • Podcast can be video and/or audio.
  • Student must create an RSS feed and post podcast.
  • Metadata and a 300 x 300 pixel image will need to be created and posted with this podcast
  • All episodes must be in an itunes compatible format. (audio and video)

Presentation
It is part of your final to present your podcast to the class. You will need to show at least ten minutes of, or one episode of, your podcast. This must be material not previously shown and be prepared to discuss your podcast channel.

Update; May 13:

  • The URL of your Blogger blog should be posted to the class blog. This blog should include in its header a description of what your channel is. All posts must be appropriate for that channel.
  • A 300×300 pixel mug of yourself. This image should be posted to the class ftp server.
  • One screen shot, photos or graphic images representing each of your three episodes should be done. These three (or more) images should be posted to the class ftp server. These images should not exceed 400 pixels wide.
  • You should have all three audio and/or video projects done, with photos/screen shots/graphic images linking to them. These should be graphics files should be uploaded to the class ftp server and be on your Blogger blog.
  • An RSS feed should be done (recommended procedure is via FeedBurner) and posted to the class blog.
  • All work on this project should be completed no later than Sunday, May 20.
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