Final Exam

Part I (10%)

Choose three of the following four terms and write a short definition of the term as it relates to the concerns of our course. Be precise and detailed in your definition, using examples if you wish.

Part II (10%)

Write a short analysis of St. Francis Xavier University’s web site: www.stfx.ca. Your analysis should focus on how the web site constructs the identity of the university online and focus on an analysis of the rhetorical strategies of the web site.

Part III (25%)

Write an analysis of the personal web page on display during the exam. This web page will be displayed from 1:00 to 1:30, from 2:00 to 2:30, and from 3:00 to 3:30. Your analysis should focus on how the web page constructs identity and focus on the rhetorical strategies of the web page.

Part IV (25%)

Write an analysis of the corporate web page on display during the exam. This web page will be displayed from 1:30 to 2:00, from 2:30 to 3:00, and from 3:30 to 4:00. Your analysis should focus on how the web page constructs identity and focus on the rhetorical strategies of the web page.

Part V (30%)

Choose two of the following three topics and write a well-planned and well-written answer that responds to the topic.


Notes

A single web page will be displayed in the exam room for part III, and another single web page will be displayed in the exam room for part IV. Here is the schedule for the display of web pages:
1:00 - 1:30 web page for Part III
1:30 - 2:00 web page for Part IV
2:00 - 2:30 web page for Part III
2:30 - 3:00 web page for Part IV
3:00 - 3:30 web page for Part III
3:30 - 4:00 web page for Part IV