Monthly Archives: April 2014

#MED104 – Module 2.3 – Gaming readings

I really appreciate both of the reading for this week for their attempt to broaden the normative gaming discourse. While I’d argue that both the gaming industry and gaming discourse has changed significantly in the last five years (particularly as … Continue reading

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#MED104 – LEARNING PORTFOLIO – 2.3 – WRITING SKILLS

INSTRUCTIONS: Write two paragraphs based on the article you found last week (300-400 words). Assume you are preparing a draft for your final essay. Your piece needs to include: a short summary of the article’s argument; an analysis of the … Continue reading

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#MED104 – Learning Portfolio – 2.2 – Research Skills

INSTRUCTIONS Look at the essay topics for assignment 3 and pick one you find interesting, or think you are most likely to answer. Conduct an evaluation of the essay question to identify key terms. Find an article from the library … Continue reading

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