Archive for December, 2012

A Media in the Classroom Case Study: MediaKron

Filed in In the Classroom, Miscellaneous, Tools for Teaching by on December 6, 2012 2 Comments

At the beginning of this past Fall, Professor Jill Rulfs incorporated a pilot media management system designed by Boston College into her freshman seminar class. The course is designed as an interdisciplinary study of the 1854 outbreak of cholera in London. Students in this course study a bit of history, science, engineering, politics, and economy and the role that each of these elements played in that epidemic, as well as in similar recent epidemics (such as in Haiti, in 2010).

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