Blog Post Assignments (x6) = 30%
You will write a public facing blog post every two weeks (500 word min). You will be given a prompt for the post and you will be expected to embed at least two images into your post that illustrate the text analysis concept or tool that you have been working with.
Mid Term Presentation=20%
In the week before Spring Break you will make a presentation to the class that outlines your progress in creating a text corpus for analysis and your preliminary results from using Voyant, Antconc, and Jigsaw.
You will also write up a reflection post on your Google Slides presentation and embed a link to it in your blog.
One final snap talk/presentation=10%
In the last meeting of the class you will present a snap talk presentation on your final project.
One final project: artifact and blog=25%
The last two weeks of semester you will develop a final text analysis project.
Active and Prepared Participation=15%
You are expected to come to class prepared to participate fully in discussions about the readings and the issues that have arisen in your work with the platforms.