JOUR 150 :: WI-Press and Society
Spring 2014 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 34888
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Bart Y. Asato
bart@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/16/2014
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
Qualification for ENG 100, ENG 160 or ESL 100.

Additional WI prerequisites:
ENG 100, ENG 160, or ESL 100 with a grade of "C" or higher.
Course Description: JOUR 150 is a study of the forces that shape the way society communicates, the impact of mass media on the political, social and cultural climate of America and the world; and the roles of
technology, business, government and the courts, and personalities in shaping media industries.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm

To be successful in this course, students must:
1) have full regular access to a computer and to the Internet;
2) have basic computer skills (opening, saving, renaming files);
3) be familiar with a standard word processor (MS Word, WordPerfect);
4) be proficient in navigating the World Wide Web and downloading files;
5) have a UH email address and know how to attach files to an email message.

Please contact the instructor via email (bart@hawaii.edu) as soon as you register for this class.
Additional Notes: This JOUR 150 class section (CRN 34888) is Writing Intensive and conducted on the Internet.

Please contact the instructor via email (bart@hawaii.edu) as soon as you register for this class.

To be successful in this course, students must 1) have full regular access to a computer and to the Internet; 2) have basic computer skills (opening, saving, renaming files); 3) be familiar with a standard word processor (MS Word, WordPerfect); 4) be proficient in navigating the World Wide Web and downloading files; 5) have a UH email address and know how to attach files to an email message.

Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.

For additional information please contact the instructor via email (bart@hawaii.edu).
Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 13:46:01