As I was studying a MOOC on computer programming, I thought it appropriate to write my artefact as a (very basic!) piece of software.
I was thinking of making this program available to download. However, this would require people to first install python 3.2 and then learn the basics of running programs using the python interface (IDLE)
So, I decided to run the program on my own computer, screencast it and then upload the video onto YouTube.
Drawing on some of the themes from Block 1, I’ve tried to make the program resemble a ‘conversation’ between a person and a computer; one that is at times characterised by awkwardness and faux pas.
As you watch the film, you’ll see there are links to a couple of other webpages, which may be difficult to copy and paste from Youtube, so I’ve included them below the film: