Provide a brief summary of the book DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education by explaining the main arguments of the author. Next, assess how her arguments relate to sociology? How do they relate to social class? Here are some questions you can use to help you answer the question: How does the author use theory in her work? How does she foresee the future of education and success? How does her argument about education relate to social mobility? How as technology changed educational institutions? How does she foresee the the education of the future?
3-5 pages, 11-12 pt. font, double-spaced, typewritten.
40%: Ability of student to answer the question directly and present a clear thesis statement.
35%: Skillful integration of sociological concepts in the analysis. Demonstrate that student has a clear understanding of the readings and concepts. Student cites from the required sources and includes relevant and credible outside sources. Use key concepts adroitly. YOU MUST USE THE READINGS.
25%: Grammar, outline, sentence construction, and overall quality of the writing.