Homework #2: Constructing a Virtual Ethnography (S. E. Bird 2007) – Using the guidelines in chapter 13, Option 7, participate in a virtual community (Facebook, reddit, 4chan, etc.) and observe the communication practices of the participants. Are there notable instances of any of the features related to sociolinguistics in your Brown, et al. text (Brown, et al., 2017)?
Written Assignment Guidelines (1) (2)
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeProper Paper Format (In-text citations and End-of-text citations, in Chicago 15th Edition Format)
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeClarity (Professional appearance, flow, MAKE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON THE ASSIGNMENT!) Please keep in mind the following: the assignment needs to makes sense the whole way through. It has a thesis that is not too big, and that is worth arguing. It does not contain unexpected digressions, and it ends by keeping its promise to argue and inform the reader about the issue with which it begins
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePresence of concepts from chapter, explained correctly and clearly. Please keep in mind the following: The essay lays out an easily identifiable argument that is plausible. The main points you address need to grow out of the concepts discussed in the chapters. Thus, the student needs to apply of concepts FROM CHAPTER to module topic
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeInclusion of all elements of the question. The student shows a clear understanding of subjects discussed
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeThe students makes effective use of research methods/limitations directed in the assignment. Please keep in mind to use the research methods set for the assignment
Total Points: 15.0