Block 2

Week 7 (30-10): 

Digital Playgrounds

Resources

Read

NB here and below, “read”means before next class. In addition, unless hyperlinked, the texts can be found on Blackboard.

Play

NB Here and below, “Play” means spend at least half an hour with the referenced game.

  • Flappy Bird (most true to the original when played on a smartphone)

Week 8 (6-11): 

Virtual Worlds

Resources

Read

Play

Week 9 (13-11): 

From Cyborgs to Playing Computers

Resources

Read

Play

Week 10 (20-11):

No class

Week 11 (29-11):

The End of Fun

Read

  • TBA

Play

Week 12 &13 (4-12 & 11-12):

The Future of the Digital

Your presentations predicting the future of a digital phenomenon!