Planning and Preparation:
Certain independent study tasks have lead me to improve my process of planning for this assignment. I have found that creating in-depth brainstorms of my initial and current ideas has been a step towards a better preparation.
Going through other ways of preparation such as writing summaries of chapters, working through each idea and paragraph separately and the introductory exercises that we were given helped me better understand the ideas that I was going to write about.
Making Word Clouds
I feel that this has increased my level of writing learnt to write more in depth about a particular subject. I have learnt more about how to structure essays, paragraphs and reference sources thus leading me to write better work.
Writing better Introductions
Ensuring that I read over my work
Content and Visual Text Analysis Tools:
Better skills with describing and analyzing
Looking critically when viewing a visual text
Understanding the context behind the visual text
Research and Information Gathering Tools and Protocols:
These teachings have given to us has helped source information through more credible webpages instead of the generic-non educational cities.
The reading provided to us about sourcing information from the internet has deepened my understanding of how to research.
Using the library database for finding visual texts.