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2014 DMAC SCHEDULE

 

** IMPORTANT: The 2014 schedule is left here as a general guideline for how DMAC is structured and for what sorts of activities and assigments participants complete. Schedules and curricula vary from year to year, and the 2014 schedule in no way indicates the specific topics, readings, assignments, media, software, and technology that participants will explore for DMAC 2015.

 

Monday, 12 May | Tuesday, 13 May | Wednesday, 14 May | Thursday, 15 May | Friday, 16 May | Saturday, 17 May | Sunday, 18 May |

Monday, 19 May | Tuesday, 20 May | Wednesday, 21 May | Thursday, 22 May| Friday, May 23

 

DAILY SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

 

Departs from SpringHill Suites for DMAC facilities: 8:20 AM and 8:40 AM

Returns to SpringHill Suites from DMAC facilities: 5:00 PM and 5:20 PM

 



MONDAY (5.12)


Using Audio to Think About Multimodal Composition



NEW ASSIGNMENTS



FOCAL READINGS



SELECTIONS FROM THE DIGITAL ARCHIVE OF LITERACY NARRATIVES



RESOURCES



ADDITIONAL READINGS



SCHEDULE

9:00-10:00 am

Welcome and DMAC introduction (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

10:00-11:00 am

Introduction to Audio Finger Exercise and Zoom Recorders (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

11:00-1:00 pm

Lunch: record assets for your audio finger exercise

12:30-1:00 pm

Optional Session: “Installing Audacity on Your Computer” (DE 311: Harley)

12:30-1:00 pm

Optional Session: “How to Use a Mac” (DE 343: Katie)

1:00-2:30 pm

Introduction to Audacity and File Management (DE 307: Cindy)

2:30-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Editing Your Audio (DE 307, 311)

5:00-5:30 pm

Institute Final Project: Multimodal Composition (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

 

* shuttles will arrive at 5:30 to convey participants not dining at Mad Mex back to the SpingHill Suites


EVENING  

Join us at Mad Mex to celebrate the beginning of DMAC! (Google Map: 1542 N High St)

* shuttles will take DMAC participants back to the SpringHill Suites later in the evening, approximately 8:00 to 8:30 PM

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TUESDAY (5.13)


Using Images and Video to Think About Multimodal Composition



NEW ASSIGNMENTS



IMAGE AND LOCATION PERMISSION RELEASE FORMS



FOCAL READINGS



SCHEDULE

9:00-9:15 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:15-10:00 am

Discussion of daily readings for yesterday and today (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

10:00-10:15 am

Break

10:15-11:30 am

Introduction to Video Finger Exercise and Shooting Video (DE 311: Scott)

11:30-1:00 pm

Lunch: record assets for your video finger exercise

1:00-2:30 pm

Introduction to Video Editing and iMovie (DE 307: Scott)

2:30-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Video Finger Exercise (DE 307, DE 311)



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WEDNESDAY (5.14)


Understanding the Public Domain, Creative Commons, and Composing with Audio/Video



NEW ASSIGNMENTS

 

FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS



INSPIRATION FOR CONCEPT IN 90


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES



SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:30 am

Discussion of daily readings (DE 311: Crystal)

10:30-10:45 am

Break

10:45-11:30 am

Introduce Concept in 90 (DE 311: Scott)

11:30-12:00 pm

Storyboarding for Concept in 90 (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

12:00-1:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 to 2:30 pm

Advanced Video Editing Techniques(DE 307: Scott)

2:30-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Concept in 90 (DE 307, 311)

 


EVENING

Open Studio Hours 5:30-10:00 pm (DE 343: Andy)


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THURSDAY (5.15)


Perspectives on Learning and Teaching with Multimedia

 



FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS



SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:00 am

Discussion of Daily Readings (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

10:00-10:15 am

Break

10:15-11:30 am

Discussion of Melanie’s Research (DE 311: Melanie)

11:30 pm-1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00-2:00 pm

Optional Session: Audio/Video Recording Techniques (DE 311: Crystal)

2:00-3:00 pm

Optional Session: Image Editing and Manipulation (DE 343: Harley)

1:00-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Concept in 90 (DE 307, 311 after 2:00, and 343 after 3:00)



EVENING

Party at Scott DeWitt's house at 7:00 pm! (364 Crestview Road)

* carpools will be arranged for transportation, and one shuttle will convey participants from and back to the SpringHill Suites


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FRIDAY (5.16)


Editing and Publishing Multimodal Compositions

 



NEW ASSIGNMENTS

 

FOCAL READINGS

 


GRADUATE WORKSHOP READINGS

 

SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:30 am

Discussion of Daily Readings (DE 311: Cindy)

10:30-10:45 am

Break

10:45 am-11:30 pm

Looking to the Final Project (DE 311: Cindy, Scott)

11:30-1:30 pm

Lunch (provided by DMAC with the graduate workshop)

12:00-2:00 pm

Graduate Workshop: Digital Publishing (DE 311: Melanie and Kris)

1:30-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Concept in 90 (DE 307, 343, and 311 after 2:00)


EVENING

Open Studio Hours 5:30-10:00 pm (DE 343: Andy)


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SATURDAY (5.17)


Open Studio Hours 12:00-5:00 pm (DE 343: Erin)

 

 

 



SUNDAY (5.18)


Open Studio Hours 3:00-8:00 pm (DE 343: Erin)

 

RESOURCES

 

 

 



MONDAY (5.19)


The Rhetoric of Captioning and Design



FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS

 

RESOURCES

 



SCHEDULE

9:00 am

Concept in 90 Video Text DUE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:00 am

Discussion of Daily Readings (DE 311: Cindy, Harley)

10:00-11:00 am

Introduction to Captioning Video (DE 307: Scott)

11:00-12:00 pm

“Caption That!” (DE 311: Brenda)

12:00-1:30 pm

Lunch

12:30-1:30 pm

Optional Session: Technology and Classroom Design (DE 308, 312: Amy)

1:30-2:30 pm

Design Principles (DE 311: Melanie)

2:30-5:00 pm

Wordpress (DE 307: Harley, Crystal)



EVENING

Open Studio Hours 5:00-10:00pm (DE 343: Andy)


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TUESDAY (5.20)


Assessing Digital and Multimodal Compositions

 



FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS



SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:15 am

Discussion of Daily Readings (DE 311: Trey)

10:15-10:30 am

Break

10:30-11:30 am

MOOCs and Composition (DE 311: Kay and Kaitlin)

11:30 am-1:00 pm

Conversations with the MOOC Team (Lunch Provided by DMAC)

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Optional Session: Advanced Wordpress Techniques (DE 343: Harley)

2:00-3:00 pm

Optional Session: iBooks Author (DE 343: Scott)

2:00-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Final Project (DE 307, 311)



EVENING

Party at Cindy and Dickie's house starting at 7:30 p.m.! (Google Maps: 134 W. Beechwold Blvd)

* carpools will be arranged for transportation

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WEDNESDAY (5.21)


Considering Multimodal Research and Publication



FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS



SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-10:45 am

Discussion of Daily Readings and the DALN (DE 311: Cindy)

10:45-11:00 am

Break

11:00-11:30 am

Bringing DMAC Home: Supporting Digital Media Teaching and Scholarship at Diverse Institutions (DE 311: All)

11:30-1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00-2:00 pm

Optional Session: Technology and the Writing Center (DE 311: Dickie)

1:00-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Final Project (DE 307, 311, 343)



EVENING

Open Studio Hours 5:30-10:00pm (DE 343: Andy)


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THURSDAY (5.22)


Digital Activism, Multimodality, and the Composition Class



FOCAL READINGS



ADDITIONAL READINGS


SCHEDULE

9:00-9:30 am

DMAC business (DE 311)

9:30-11:00 am

Discussion of Daily Readings (DE 311: Krista)

11:30-1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00-2:00 pm

Optional Session: First-Year Writing Online (DE 311: Eddie)

2:00-2:30 pm

Optional Session: Markup Languages, Rhetoric, and Composition (DE 324: Trey)

1:00-5:00 pm

Studio Time: Final Project (DE 307, 343, 311 after 2:00)

 



EVENING

Open Studio Hours 5:30-10:00 pm (DE 343: Erin)


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FRIDAY (5.23)


Showcasing Our Work and Taking it Home

 

 

DMAC LETTER TO TAKE HOME



SCHEDULE

8:45-9:00 am

DMAC Business (DE 311)

9:00-12:00 pm

Showcase (DE 307, DE 343)

12:00-12:30 pm

What We Learned and Goodbyes! (DE 311)


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RESOURCES AND LINKS


AUDIO

Tutorials

GarageBand Tutorial by Jen Herman of the OSU Digital Media Project

Zoom Q3HD Manual (warning, large file, 5 MB!)

Practices

HTML5 Audio
Audio Tutorials (via KDMC)
HTML5 Audio
"Manifesto" (Alex Blumberg)(via Transom.org)
"Better Writing Through Radio” (Nancy Updike)(via Transom.org)
Recording Phone Calls

Search Tools

Creative Commons Search
Wikimedia Commons
SpinExpress
Jamendo
Freeplay Music
Flickr
Internet Archive Search
UbuWeb
Free Music Archive
Freesound
SoundDogs
Public Radio Exchange
NoiseTrade

Copyright Friendly Wiki of Sound Effects and Music

Software and Web Tools

Audacity
Audacity video tutorial (nice, short video)
Audacity video tutorial (more in-depth series of videos)
Audacity Tutorials (via KDMC)
Audacity Tutorials (via Sourceforge)
GarageBand
Garageband Tutorials (via KDMC)
SoundCloud
Myna – Free Online Audio Editor. From Aviary.
Audio File Converter
Avid Pro Tools Software
Pro Tools Tutorial (via KDMC)
Adobe Audition
WireTap Studio

Hardware

iPhone
iPad
Choosing and Audio Recorder (via KDMC)
B&H InDepth
Interviewing Mic: Sennheiser MD 46
Studio Monitor Headphones: Sony MDR-V6
Buy an audio recorder and learn to use it
Zoom H1 audio recorder
Zoom H2n audio recorder
Zoom H4n audio recorder
Olympus LS-100 audio recorder
G-Track – USB Condenser Mic
Rode Podcaster – USB Dynamic Mic
USB Microphones from Blue
Audio-Technica ATR3350 Lavalier Mic

Spotlights

Transom
Studio 360
This American Life
RadioLab
How Radiolab Gets Made

Shop

B&H Photo – Video – Audio
Sweetwater
Adorama

COPYRIGHT & LEGAL

Practices

Creative Commons
Wikimedia Commons
SpinExpress
FLickr Creative Commons licensing info
Internet Archive
Center for Social Media
Laws on Electronic Recording (via RCFP)

NewsWorthy

YouTube introduces Creative Commons option for uploaders, remixers

DREAMWEAVER AND WEB DESIGN

Practices

W3Schools.com
7 ways to start learning how to code right now for free
HTML 101 (via KDMC)
HTML5 Bookmarks
Design Festival
A List Apart
SitePoint
Webmonkey
Dreamweaver Tutorial (via KDMC)
Codeacademy

Dreamweaver Demo Handout (from Katie)

MISC

Jen Michaels’ Twitter Resources page: Glossary, assignment sheet for the 48-hr Twitter Experience, stuff about hashtags, etc. Public Google Doc.

Center for Digital Storytelling
TimeGlider
Lynda.com
Ira Glass on Storytelling, part 1 of 4
Build Your Own Interactive Timeline
Storify editor
New Media Toolkit
Knight Digital Media Center Tutorials
Twitter Tutorial for Journalists
Yahoo! Style Guide: Writing, Editing, and Creating Content for the Digital World
How to Be Creative: The Science of Genius
Electronic Literature Organization

STILL IMAGE

Practices

How To: Master Smartphone Photography
Use Composition Rules to Take Better Photos
Get the Most from Your Point-and-Shoot Camera
How to Take Better Pictures with Your Smartphone's Camera
How to Choose the Perfect Camera for Your Needs
Top 10 Photography Hacks
Basics of Photography: The Complete Guide
Compose with Fibonacci's Ratio for Phenomenal Photos
Learn the Basics of Photoshop: The Complete Guide
ThingLink
Know Your Rights: Photography in Public
ComicLife
Skitch
Photography Tutorials (via KDMC)
Intro to Digital Still Cameras
Shot Composition Tutorial
NYVS Online Video and Film School

Flickr
Internet Archive Search
Creative Commons Search
Wikimedia Commons
SpinExpress
UbuWeb

Software and Web Tools

Gimp Image Manipulation Software (free)
iPhoto
iPhoto Tutorial (via KDMC)
Picasa
Windows Photo Gallery
Pixelmator
Photoshop Elements
Photoshop
Snapseed
Image File Converter

Hardware

iPhone
iPad
B&H InDepth

Shop

B&H Photo – Video – Audio
Adorama

VIDEO

DMAC Permissions for Images and Locations

Image Permission Release

Location Permission Release

Tutorials

Zoom Q3HD Manual (warning: large file, 5 MB!)

Practices

The Frugal Filmmaker
DSLR Film Noob
Most Common Mistakes in Screencasting
Guide to Shooting Better Online Video
Video on the Web (via KDMC)
Video Techniques (via KDMC)
HOW TO: Download YouTube Videos to Your Desktop
Learn Videography, Video Editing and Lighting
YouTube "Creator's Corner"
YouTube "Creator's Playbook"
How to Rip DVD Clips
RSA Animate

What do you need to know about HTML5 video

Search Tools

Creative Commons Search
Wikimedia Commons
SpinExpress
Flickr
Internet Archive Search
Prelinger Archive
blip.tv
YouTube
Vimeo
UbuWeb

Software and Web Tools

iMovie
iMovie Tutorial (via KDMC)
Final Cut Pro
Final Cut Pro Tutorial (via KDMC)
Windows Movie Maker
Camtasia
Jing
Call Recorder for Skype
YouTube Online Video Editor
Ulead Video Studio
Avid Studio
Miro Video Converter
ScreenFlow
Adobe Premiere Tutorial (via KDMC)
Five Free Online Video Editing Sites Reviewed
Video File Converter
Skype
Five Best Video Editors (via Lifehacke)
WeVideo
KeepVid (mentioned by Jen)

Hardware

Samson Q3HD
FlipVideo
Logictech HD Pro Webcam
iPhone
iPad
Intro to Video Cameras (via KDMC)
B&H InDepth

Shop

B&H Photo – Video – Audio
Adorama

NewsWorthy

YouTube introduces Creative Commons option for uploaders, remixers

WORDPRESS

Practices

WordPress: Getting Started (via KDMC)
WordPress: Beyond the Basics (via KDMC)
WordPress.org: Support
WordPress.org
WordPress.com: Support

WordPress Training Materials