ENGL 194

Official Course Title: 

Research Seminar in Literature and Culture of Information

Prerequisites: 

A prior course in English 146AA-ZZ or 147AA-ZZ or 148AA-ZZ series. (If you have taken lower-division courses in the Literature and Culture of Information specialization, including English 10LCI and English 25, and would like to use those as your prerequis

Description: 

Team based independent research under the supervision of a faculty member on issues related to contemporary or historical cultures of technology, media, and information including the topics covered in English 146AA-ZZ, 147AA-ZZ, and 148AA-ZZ. Student work in teams and conduct research using methods that involve online and library research; simulations, hypertexts, games, videos, and other experimental ways of modeling literary works; exploring immersive online worlds; etc. Results are put online in a course wiki, blog or other publication medium managed by the English department.