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About the course

About the course 4.5 units ·  Mondays and Wednesdays, 1.30–2.50PM, MMCH A11 (first basement level) Until Spring Break (first class: Wednesday January 17th; last class Wednesday March 28th) Contact details: danlockton@cmu.edu, silviam@cmu.edu Office hours: by appointment. For Dan: book via Calendly; for Silvia, please email. […]

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Assignments

Project 1: Observation (15%) Students will be prompted to carry out a participant/user observation exercise. For this, students will have to immerse themselves in a given situation (TBD) and develop fine observation skills to spot things that usually go unnoticed. Through this project, students should […]

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Resources

Resources There’s no single ‘set text’ for this course, but for different sections there are a number of articles, books, and videos which are worth reading or watching. We’ll be discussing some in class, and others will be useful for more general background or taking […]