Assignments

This page is used primarily for links you will use in lab and only is guaranteed to be updated prior to Lecture. Please check the Schedule to be sure you are completing what is assigned for lecture (including the readings), as well as to see what is due in the upcoming weeks. 

Week 12+

Please see the Final Project section for Final Project assignments and deadlines and the Schedule for Portfolio assignment deadlines.

Lecture:

Week 11

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 12 (before lecture):

Week 10

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 11 (before lecture):

Week 9

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 10:

Week 8

Week 7

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Week 8 – Midterms:

  • You can access your * midterm packet here.
  • Quiz in week 8 will include quiz questions related to the midterm story assignment.

Due in Week 8:

  • Blog Post #2

Week 6

Lecture:

  • DUE: iMovie training + verification (training materials are fair game for quizzes)
  • DUE: IS interview/profile story
  • NOTE: For The Persuaders (Week 6 reading), the link takes you to the full movie. You are encouraged to view the full movie, but you are only required to view Chapter 5 (jump to the fifth dot for “The Narrowcasting Future” slightly after the 39-min mark).

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 7:

Week 5

Lecture:

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 6:

Week 4

Lecture:

  • DUE: IS Final Pitch to Learn@UW (for students who are asked to repitch)
  • DUE: Extra Credit Feature Leads (J202 Facebook group)

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Due in Week 5:

Week 3

Lecture:

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Week 2

Lecture:

Lab 1:

Lab 2:

Week 1

Introductory material to complete before coming to our Week 2 Lecture, Monday, Sept. 11

  1. Read the Formatting assignments sheet
  2. Read the Understanding your grades sheet
  3. Read the Extra credit and professional practice sheets
  4. Fill out this About Me form
  5. Read the AP style tipsheet
  6. Do the WordPress training, accessible under the training tab above
  7. Read the Portfolio site assignment sheet and make note of the deadlines listed there
  8. Read the Media analysis assignment sheet
  9. Get started on the Grammar and style training