DIGITAL STORYTELLING

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Interdepartmental
Course Number: 
291
Institution: 
Smith College
Same as SPN 291. A course designed for students who have spent a semester, summer, Interterm or year abroad as well as for international students. After introducing the methodology of digital storytelling, in which images and recorded narrative are combined to create short video stories, students write and create their own stories based on their time abroad. Participants script, storyboard, and produce a 3–4 minute film about the challenges and triumphs of their experience, to then share it with others. Prerequisite: Significant experience abroad (study abroad, praxis, internship, Global Engagement Seminar, international students at Smith, or other). For 1 additional credit in their major or in the translation concentration, students may enroll in a Special Studies course to translate and narrate their stories into the language of the country where they spent their time. Enrollment limited to 15 students.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
30801
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Schedule #: 
30802-S19

Course Sections

DIGITAL STORYTELLING
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Nancy Sternbach nsternba@smith.edu MW 02:40-04:00 HATFLD 203