Website Tour (ENC 1102)

It is increasingly important for contemporary students to comprehend web texts, but not just content. Web texts are designed with the same kid of rhetorical strategies as traditional print texts. Discovery and analysis of these strategies can reveal assumptions and arguments about the web text that may not have been initially clear. Providing a tour of a website can help students practice discovering these concepts. Below, you will find a sample assignment sheet, example tour, and a video explaining some important considerations for making a website tour.

Informative Video Assignment Instructions

An Example Website Tour

Considerations for Making a Screencast

And a final example produced by FIU students: