Digital Communication Tools Assignment


Objective: Research a digital communication tool. Show what it is and how it can be used in education and in business.


All work on the wiki is due no later than 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturday, January 22, 2011.

Failure to use citations, using citations incorrectly, or claiming another’s work as one’s own is plagiarism and will result in a zero grade for that portion of the assignment.

Scoring
The project is worth 200 points with the following breakdown:

Using Classroom time - up to 25 points (points will be logged each class period)
Posting to the Digital Communication page - up to 25 points
Essays:
Definition and examples of the digital tool - up to 100 points (25 points per assignment point)
Post honest, helpful, and respectful criticisms on the Discussions Tab of 10 of the student digital communication tool pages - up to 50 points


The Following assignment will be on each page created for the digital communication tool:

Find a video demonstrating the digital communication tool and embed it into the page

Delete this text and replace it with your embed code for your video - be sure to use footnote reference citation and place your Works Cited list at the bottom of the page (bibliography citations must be in proper MLA format).

Discuss the following points:
  1. In your own words, thoroughly define the digital communication tool - give proper attribution to your sources.
  2. Show how the digital tool can be used for social/personal use (find and discuss at least one source that shows this tool being used for social/personal use) - give proper attribution to your sources.
  3. Show how the digital tool can be used for business (find and discuss at least one source that shows this tool being used in business) - give proper attribution to your sources.
  4. Show how the digital tool can be used for used education (find and discuss at least one source that shows this tool being used in education) - give proper attribution to your sources.

Delete this text and replace it with your embed code for your video - be sure to use footnote reference citation and place your Works Cited list at the bottom of the page (bibliography citations must be in proper MLA format).