Address James Carey’s model of transmission and ritual and how it applies to the study of communication. Cite at least one example from your own personal experience where transmission and ritual played a role and make the argument (and support it) why either transmission or ritual was more important in that particular situation.
- 12-point font, double-spaced, one-inch margins
- Follow the standard five-paragraph format (introduction that includes a thesis statement, three supporting points, conclusion that restates points and show that the thesis has been supported)
- Name and word count in the header
- A minimum of 500 words and a maximum of 600 words
See attached rubric for specific grading criteria.
75-point Rubric (2)
|75-point Rubric (2)|
|This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeInstructions: Did the student follow the instructions provided on Canvas or in class for the assignment?|
Instructions Did the student follow the instructions provided on Canvas or in class for the assignment?
|This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeDesign: Do the visual elements (headings, art, typography, spacing and format) make the document inviting and easy to read?|
|This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeOrganization: Is the information organized and presented in a logical, easy-to-understand way?|
|This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeContent: Is the information complete, correct, appropriate, clear, coherent and effective?|
|This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeStyle: Does the document adhere to accepted standards of grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization and citation?|
|Total Points: 75.0|