BCM241

We Are All Ethnographic Researchers – #PeopleWatchingClub

In my family, there are two trained social workers. This makes everyday situations of dealing with people a nightmare. I am always making mistakes in their eyes when speaking of and dealing with people. The banned words at my dinner table are “holistic approach”. When these words are mentioned a cringe is found on every non-social… Continue reading We Are All Ethnographic Researchers – #PeopleWatchingClub

BCM241

Televisions Role In Developing A Perception Of Reality & Truth: An Interview

For this blog post, I interviewed (recorded with permission) my 60 yr old uncle born in 1957 about his childhood experience with the introduction of television. He was born in Port Hedland in an isolated town in the remote Pilbara region of WA where food would only come by ship just once every month. Although television… Continue reading Televisions Role In Developing A Perception Of Reality & Truth: An Interview

BCM241

BCM241 Wk 1: Love in The Media Space

Our world is increasingly digitally connected and reliant on rapidly advancing technology. This means a rising level, role and importance of the media space. Media space being roughly defined for this blog post as an experience, communication and interaction with any media or mediated platforms, such as the television and Facebook. I’m sure everyone reading… Continue reading BCM241 Wk 1: Love in The Media Space

BCM212

Exchange Research Implications and Recommendations for Future Research & Interested Parties

Throughout this research, as part of the BCM212 subject, I have been interested in creating research that has meaning and impact greater than this subjects criteria. Therefore, hi representative from one of the UOW Twitter accounts that this post was bravely tweeted at or anyone who is interested/participated in this research. I have some news… Continue reading Exchange Research Implications and Recommendations for Future Research & Interested Parties

BCM212

International Exchange Research Project ~Reflection~

It is time to reflect and farewell a project that has, thanks to all involved, provided some interesting insights and a space to explore the values and practicalities of research. The process has not been entirely smooth but it has been rewarding. There are three interconnected research values that underpinned the axiology, the concepts with… Continue reading International Exchange Research Project ~Reflection~

Personal

Nudity in Art: A Christian Perspective

Warning: This post contains opinions, if you are allergic to this please continue with caution and an EpiPenn at the ready. Also, I am no expert so mistakes are expected (it’s an opinion piece) and sorry for the length, I could go on and on. It’s a complex subject with so many angles that it can… Continue reading Nudity in Art: A Christian Perspective

BCM212

BCM 212 Research Project Update

My research is swimming along steadily, if you don’t know already I’m conducting some research on BCM212 second year student’s perceptions of international exchange (see research proposal blog here). There has so far only been one minor hitch in the plan. The original research question had a second aim which was to compare the exchange… Continue reading BCM 212 Research Project Update