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Unformatted text preview: iPad Review Session G201: Intro to Communication Theory Fall 2010 iBrainstorm Open the YouTube app. Search for “iBrainstorm demo reel.” Watch the short video on how to use the iBrainstorm App. If you need additional help, you can also visit: http://www.ibrainstormapp.com/ http://ibrainstorm.posterous.com/ BEFORE YOU BEGIN THE THEORY-RELATED ACTIVITIES : Open Safari. Google “Tyler Clementi” and read one or two news articles about him. Google “It Gets Better Project” and read one or two news articles about the campaign. ACTIVITY 1 – Interpersonal Influence Theories (Festinger / Petty & Cacioppo) 1. Discuss with your partner the major assumptions and concepts associated with Cognitive Dissonance (Festinger) and Elaboration Likelihood Model (Petty & Cacioppo). Visit the G201 Wiki Study Guide on Oncourse for help. 2. Open the YouTube App. Search for “An Important Message from Ellen DeGeneres.” 3. Watch and evaluate her message as a persuasive message. What would Festinger say about this video? How would he make sense of this message? Record ideas as you watch: 4. Search for “It Gets Better: Tim Gunn.” 5. Watch and evaluate his message. What would Festinger say about this video? How would he make sense of this message? What might Festinger say about Tim Gunn’s personal story and the cognitive dissonance that led to his message?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2011 for the course COMM G201 taught by Professor Rossing during the Fall '10 term at IUPUI.
- Fall '10