Presentation of Essay 1, Understanding the Technical World
Your assignment was to choose a recent (max 1 year old) news story in a popular national or international news source concerning novel audio technology. You had to read the news article and prepare an analytical in-class presentation that you will give.
The presentation should focus on:
summarise the article (±7 minutes)
evaluate the news story from technical, rhetorical and sociological points of view (±2 minutes)
include the merit and shortcomings the story has and the possible impact the topic in the article have on society (±3 minutes)
You should close your presentation with an outlook into the future and with the ideation of new use-cases for this technology. (±3 minutes)
The overall presentation (±15 minutes) should be followed by q&a and discussion (±15 minutes) that the presenter will moderate.
Presentation Dates Essay 1