Assignment Synthesis Examples

The assignments in INFO 200 are meant to build on student knowledge of a community’s information behavior, understanding of peer-reviewed research articles and community-created resources related to the group, and a synthesis of our course content with findings about the community. Blogging and the other major assignments should provide content and insights for the successful competition of the research paper. Content can be remixed and re-used. This example demonstrate the path from blogging, through the assignments, to a successful paper.

Information Community of Dog Owners

Information Community of DIY and Makers

Information Community of Zinesters

Information Community of News Consumers

Information Community of Sleuthing Citizen Detectives