This is the end, my friend

Well, here it is-my final blog post for this assignment. As in my previous post, it’s about looking to the future but also about looking back on how far I’ve come. One of our lecturers recently spoke about how if we had seen the kinds of assignments necessary to complete this course early on in…

Getting ready to fly the nest

It’s Week 10,which means we only have one week of lectures left. And nine assignments!We’re up to our eyes but I can understand why it’s all project work during this course. It’s tough going but I feel it will really prepare us for life in the real world as a bona fida technical communicator when…

Software Struggles

Before starting this Masters, I must admit to having been apprehensive about the second semester with its daunting array of programmes to get to grips with. We have outstanding assignments to complete in Flash (recently re-launched as Animate) Dreamweaver, Captivate and MadCap Flare-all industry standard software programmes. I have struggled with the assignments thus far-with…

The end is nigh

I can hardly believe this as the words fill the blank screen in front of me, but it’s true. We have a mere four weeks of lectures left on the M.A. in Technical Communication and E-Learning. I’ve loved working on this course. Yes it’s been intense (and it’s about to get a whole lot more…

The heat is on

We’re nearing the end of Week 7 in our final semester and I’m feeling the burn. The assignments are starting to fly in thick and fast and I’m struggling to keep up. I felt great when I submitted our first two big assignments of the year-the Proposal and Storyboard of our Digital Learning Resource and…