Creative Puppetry as a Literacy Tool
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Thursday, August 23, 2012
General Information: Course will be delivered via multiple methods, including Blackboard, Adobe Presenter, Adobe Connect, and other Web applications.
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 16, 2012. Meets with SLIS J529P. Students registering for this course must have computer connectivity or access to a computer on a daily basis and must have familiarity with Blackboard and possess the ability to use Microsoft Word.
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information:
There will be three mandatory sessions at USC Columbia on Saturdays, Sept. 1, Oct. 6, and Dec. 1, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET, in Davis College, Room 216.
Online Session Information:
There will be live online sessions via Adobe Connect on Wednesdays, Sept. 5, 12, and 19; Oct. 3, 10, 24, and 31; Nov. 14 and 28; and Dec. 5; 4 - 5:50 p.m. ET. Students may view the class live online or may view the class at a later time. Local students will also have the option to attend class in Wardlaw College, Room 116. Students viewing live via the Internet may call in with questions during class. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. Students viewing at a later time may visit the Web site at http://video.sc.edu; click on the appropriate college/school and then your class link to view lectures. Instructor will provide password needed for access to the sessions. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Video Streaming Assistance:
Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming is available online.
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Pat Feehan
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Making and using puppets with children for programming, curriculum enhancement, and promotion of children's skills in language and literacy.
Information is accurate as of
December 19, 2012, 1:00 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.