Course – The Integration of Communication in Political Science
Objective of Course/Lesson:
In order to better prepare for the future, it is up to educators to adequately prepare students with the tools needed in order to survive in our highly developed society. As students come into our schools equipped with knowledge and skill sets which rely heavily on technology, it is important that in any area which is taught, that educators develop curriculum around tools such as cell phones and social media sites which are common in our digital world. This course is meant to apply traditional historical concepts within the field of Political Science using the most up to date technology which is easily accessible and heavily used by these digital natives. The lesson being presented takes these tools and incorporates them into the upcoming debate between current President Barack Obama and Presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
Sites Used -
Analysis – http://www.surveymonkey.com/
Creation – http://www.toondoo.com/