Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Task 3: Printing and Fashion Technology

Dear Bloggers,
I appreciate your enthusiasm in doing the tasks online. Keep it Up!
This task is aimed at creating an awareness of the impact of printing technology on fashion, particularly dress designing. you must have seen fashion shows and listened to talks of dress designers. what have you learnt from them about the impact of printing technology?
  • try to find articles relating to printing technology used in designing dresses
  • use Google search for finding out details or (look for books on fashion and printing)
  • learn how printing has created an impact on fashion ie dress designing
  • write few lines about it and upload the information in your blog

Note :

Complete this task before this week end.


Monday, February 16, 2009

Task 2

Have you written a report before? What is a Survey report? It is nothing but a report that is written after conducting a survey. Its a part of a research work. Would you be interested in learning the way to write it?
Access the follwoing URL addresses and find out the way. A sample report is also given in one of the web sites.
All that you need to do is to go through them and think of some survey which you could do.
How about a survey of the number of people (your own classmates) who have mobile phones with all the facilities? Follow the following steps:
  1. Go round as a group and ask your friends and classmates whether they have a mobile with facilities attached.
  2. ask them the purpose of having such a mobile and what have they done with those facilities for example with a camara and others.
  3. collect the data.
  4. compile them and sit together to discuss your data with group members
  5. follow the survey report format and prepare a report as a group

You need to post it by this weekend.

Stick to the deadline.

Happy Blogging!


Tuesday, February 10, 2009

This blog is a part of an online project conducted with the aim of developing reading and writing skills among students (apart from technical vocabulary).Its broad objectives are
  • to motivate students to do the tasks as a group and share ideas
  • to encourage them to read and also write in English relating to the topic of discussion

since you (students) are the target audience, I invite you to do the following tasks as a group. let me provide you the steps:

  1. access the following web sites.
  2. work as a group to discuss points
  3. share your ideas relating to the impact of technology on society (based on what you have read) and the vocabulary you have learnt
  4. prepare points and post those points in the blog you create as a group.

The steps involved in creating a blog are:

  • access
  • click on 'create a blog'
  • follow the three steps. a. provide necessary details like the blog name, the url and others b. select the template and c. start posting ideas

your blog will be accessed in two days and the individual performance will be evaluated.

Now access the follwoing web sites and do as specified above.