Here’s what you call killing 3 birds with one stone:
1. Finish a part of an assignment for another class (History of Psych).
2. Use it as a DS106 video assignment idea submission. (I think this should be 5 stars)
3. Get stars for completing my own assignment idea.
Why not? The whole point of my taking DS106 is to help me to be creative in other classes and all other aspects of my daily life. I think it’s completely appropriate. 🙂
This assignment took me about 15 hours to execute, and it only accounts for 1.5 minutes of the 10-minute movie my team is working on for our History of Psychology project.
First, I had the following information contained in an article:
Briefly, Jones treated Peter’s extant fear of a white rabbit with a variety of fear-reducing procedures. The most successful procedure was that of “direct conditioning,” in which a pleasant stimulus (food) was presented simultaneously with the rabbit. As the rabbit was gradually brought closer to him in the presence of his favorite food, Peter grew more tolerant, and was able to touch it without fear.
Then I found the following image, which immediately gave me an idea for this portion of our movie.
After 15 hours of ad tedium, here’s what I came up with based on the above information: