This schedule was revised on 3/2/2016 and will continue on a week-by-week basis, due to the ebbs and flows of the class. Older items will be pushed down the page as new ones are added:

Date posted
Assignment
Date Due
Tues 5/4
  • By Monday, 5/9 at 2:00 PM you will need to post a new 1000-word vignette tagged Vignette 8 based on a small part of the final RPG session
  • By Monday, 5/9 at 2:00 PM, you will also need to post two 250-word critiques of the following stories below
Mon 5/9

aeq8684
Tears Reflecting the Fire
Inner Guilt
Ashhearth
Inner Guilt
Seeing Red
AvidAusten
Free Men
Too Many Decisions
Blackknight12300
Blessing In Disguise
Another Waste
BlaneHadley
Too Many Decisions
Blessing In Disguise
Caeniix
Just An Old Man
A House's Crimes
ChesTalyor
Millariel's vignette
A Perplexing Path
clipter1
Fall of the Falcon
A Distinctly Quiet Night
DisgruntledLimes
A House's Crimes
A Perplexing Path
DopestPopest
The First Step
Tears Reflecting the Fire
FireDragon150
Assault on Sekhmet
Sunken in the Sewers
GeneralGrudgings
Another Waste
Webs
hhc1254
On Orders of the King
No Harm Done
JosephHorsmann
Sins Fully Paid
The First Step
Lykos
No Harm Done
Sins Fully Paid
Millariel
ChesTaylor's vignette
Webs
mxs4952
Seeing Red
Just An Old Man
Orion159
A Perplexing Path
Fall of the Falcon
Petroochio
Webs
Free Men
rbailey14
A Distinctly Quiet Night
On Orders of the King
UnsavoryCactus
Sunken in the Sewers
Assault on Sekhmet

Date posted
Assignment
Date Due
Mon 4/26
  • By Monday, 5/2 at 2:00 PM you will need to post a new 1000-word vignette tagged Vignette 7 based on a small part of the RPG session
  • By Monday, 5/2 at 2:00 PM, you will also need to post two 250-word critiques of the following stories below
Mon, 5/2

USER
VIGNETTE 1
VIGNETTE 2
aeq8684
The Most Exciting Thing
An Evening With the King's Court
Ashhearth
A Brawl About Nothing
A Man Of Action
AvidAusten
Blood-flecked Bark
Thoughts for Thieves
Blackknight12300
The City of Lies
A Brawl About Nothing
BlaneHadley
Millariel's Story
Ambushed at Home
Caeniix
The Cruel Tutelage Of Pymon Bakmeyas
Honey Tipped Words
ChesTaylor
Masked by Sweet Alyssum
Fire in those Eyes
clipter1
Steeped in Satin
Masked by Sweet Alyssum
DisgruntledLimes
A Man Of Action
Steeped in Satin
DopestPopest
Fortunate
Fists at the Door
FireDragon150
Splinters
Glass Jaw
GeneralGrudgings
Fists at the Door
The Most Exciting Thing
hhc1254
Thoughts for Thieves
Splinters
JosephHorsmann
New Opportunities
The Cruel Tutelage Of Pymon Bakmeyas
Lykos
Glass Jaw
Blood-flecked Bark
Millariel
BlaneHadley's Story
Ambushed at Home
mxs4952
Honey Tipped Words
New Opportunities
Orion159
A Queen and Her Drones
Fortunate
Petroochio
Fire in those Eyes
A Queen and Her Drones
rbailey14
Millariel's Story
BlaneHadley's Story
Unsavory Cactus
An Evening With the King's Court
The City of Lies


Date Posted
Assignment
Date Due
4/22/16
  • This week we will do another RPG session. Follow the schedule in your email.
  • By Monday, 4/25 at 2:00 PM you will need to post a new 1000-word vignette tagged Vignette 6 based on a small part of the RPG session
  • By Wednesday, 4/27, you will need to post two 250-word critiques of the following stories below
Mon, Apr 25 at 2:00 PM

Wed, Apr 27 at 2:00 PM

aeq8684
Pestilence and Partnership
Despair in Thoughts
Ashhearth
Dust from a Stranger
Pestilence and Partnership
AvidAusten
Nighttime Invasion
Mistakes Were Made
Blackknight12300
Mistakes Were Made
A Pleasant Day in Bed
BlaneHadley
Hit with 2 of the Nine Arms of Hell
Dying Light
Caeniix
Social Pariah
A New Foe
ChesTaylor
A Pleasant Day in Bed
The Bug Queen
clipter1
Rock Bottom
Bloody Rose and Thorns
DisgruntledLimes
Keep Your Chin Up
Sekhmet and Sloane
DopestPopest
Fear the Night
Bitten
FireDragon150
The Past Lingers
If a Dragon can fall
GeneralGrudgings
Bloody Rose and Thorns
Nighttime Invasion
hhc1254
A New Foe
Shock And Awe
JosephHorsmann
Bitten
Social Pariah
Lykos
Shock And Awe
Walking Through The Docks
Millariel
If a Dragon can fall
Fear the Night
mxs4952
Despair in Thoughts
Rock Bottom
Orion159
The Bug Queen
Dust from a Stranger
Petroochio
Dying Light
Hit with 2 of the Nine Arms of Hell
rbailey14
Sekhmet and Sloane
The Past Lingers
UnsavoryCactus
Walking Through The Docks
Keep Your Chin Up

Date Posted
Assignment
Date Due
4/11/16
  • This week we will do our second RPG session. Follow the schedule in your email.
  • By Monday, 4/18 at 2:00 PM you will need to:
    • Post a new 1000-word vignette tagged Vignette 5 based on a small part of the RPG session
    • Post two critiques of at least 250 words following the schedule below
    • FYI, some vignettes are linked multiple times because not everyone posted their vignettes by the due date
Mon, Apr 18 at 2:00 PM

aeq8684
Forged In Fire
A Return to Form
Ashhearth
Something Entirely New
A Teacher's Trials
AvidAusten
All The Fish Heads You Could Want
The Dawning Hunt
Blackknight12300
Get To the Point
Early Morning Fortunes
BlaneHadley
A Teacher's Trials
To the Pits
Caeniix
Only Cowards Run
Get To the Point
ChesTaylor
An Alchemist's Smile
The Dawning Hunt
clipter1
Early Morning Fortunes
An Alchemist's Smile
DisgruntledLimes
Early Morning Fortunes
Only Cowards Run
DopestPopest
It's A Hard Knock Life
The Trip Home
FireDragon150
To the Pits
Whispers on the Wind
GeneralGrudgings
I'm Listening
Forged In Fire
hhc1254
The Dawning Hunt
It's A Hard Knock Life
JosephHorsmann
Changing Tides
Something Entirely New
Lykos
Quick Escape
Changing Tides
Millariel
Whispers on the Wind
Quick Escape
mxs4952
Changing Tides
A Return to Form
Orion159
A Return to Form
All The Fish Heads You Could Want
Petroochio
The Trip Home
It's A Hard Knock Life
rbailey14
All The Fish Heads You Could Want
Quick Escape
Unsavory Cactus
Get To the Point
I'm Listening


4/5/2016
This week we will do our first RPG sessions following this schedule:
  • House Eisengold & House Fenshaw - Wed
  • House Rhyferth & House Sekhmet - Fri

By Monday, 4/11 @ 2:00 PM you will need to:
  • Post a new 1000-word vignette tagged Vignette 4 based on a small part of the RPG session
  • Revise one of your previous vignettes (1, 2, or 3) based on the feedback you received. Post a short (few sentences) description of what you revised in your vignette in the Discussion posts at the bottom of the vignette page. You can add to the overall length of the vignette if you wish, up to an additional 500 words.
  • On your Profile page, add a link to Vignette 4. Create a new section called revisions and add a link to your revised vignette (so it should appear twice on your Profile page--once as a vignette, once as a revision)
Monday Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm



3/28/2016
Write a two critiques of at least 500 words (based on the schedule)
Mon, Apr 4 @ 1:59 pm



3/28/2016
Write a vignette - Welcome to King's Landing
  • Takes place between the settling in period in KL and the return of Robert and the Royal Guard
  • Focus on experiences of King's Landing and/or dwelling conditions
  • About 1000 words
  • Tagged Vignette 3
Fri, Apr 1 @ 3:00 pm
3/28/2016
Numerous thing related to wiki clean up:
  • Tag all King's Landing NPCs by their Category (e.g. Noble, Servant, Hedge Knight, etc.)
  • Make sure all Locations have NPCs, and NPCs have locations (links both ways)
  • Identify King's Landing Locations needing to be added to the map
  • Come up with specifics on what your PC does in those three or so weeks before King's return

3/8/2016
Create three (3x) NPCs who are in King's Landing.
  • One (1) NPC can be a major member of your house if you wish
  • One (1) NPC can be anything of your choice
  • Two (2) NPCs must be of the categories listed below; one of them should have the disposition listed in column 4
  • All NPCs should be associated with a Location. The Location should NOT be one you created.
Mon, 3/28 @ 1:59

User ID
Category 1
Category 2
Disposition
aeq8684
Noble
Gold cloak
Presumptuous
Ashhearth
Servant
Criminal
Aspiring
AvidAusten
Hedge knight
Merchant
Extraordinary
Blackknight12300
Hedge knight
Gold cloak
Insincere
BlaneHadley
Entertainer
Anointed knight
Sarcastic
Caeniix
Septon/Septa
Entertainer
Aggressive
ChesTaylor
Criminal
Small folk
Wishful
clipter1
Merchant
Entertainer
Forecful
DisgruntledLimes
Criminal
Noble
Enthusiastic
DopestPopest
Merchant
Servant
Argumentative
FireDragon150
Entertainer
Maester
Determined
GeneralGrudgings
Maester
Small folk
Emotional
hhc1254
Merchant
Noble
Protective
JosephHorsmann
Gold cloak
Small folk
Modest
Lykos
Criminal
Servant
Ridiculous
Millariel
Maester
Anointed knight
Insensitive
mxs4952
Merchant
Anointed knight
Mellow
Orion159
Criminal
Merchant
Crass
Petroochio
Small folk
Septon/Septa
Pretentious
rbailey14
Hedge knight
Merchant
Repentant
Unsavory Cactus
Merchant
Septon/Septa
Regretful

3/8/2013
Create two (2x) Items and two (2x) Locations in King's Landing and pin those locations on the map
  • Items can be associated with an NPC or Location and linked to them
  • You can create Items associated with the Locations you create
Fri, 3/18 @ 2:59 PM
3/8/2016
  1. Read "King's Landing" in the GoT Campaign Guide, 30-61 (focus on 30-40, read 41-61)
  2. Post a vignette of about 1000 words using the Vignette Template. This should be about some event, moment of reflection, or happening on the way to King's Landing.
  • Give your story a good name, not "Vignette" or "Backstory"
  • Add the Tag "Vignette 2" to this vignette
Mon, 3/14 @ 1:59 pm
3/8/16
Post two separate 250-word critiques for the vignettes you've been assigned on the Vignette 1 critique schedule
Fri, 3/12 @ 1:59 pn
3/2/2016
  • Post a vignette of about 1000 words using the Vignette Template
  • Give your story a good name, not "Vignette" or "Backstory"
  • Add the Tag "Vignette 1" to this vignette
Friday, 3/4 @ 1:59 PM
3/2/2016
  • Under your house's current status, add a paragraph of 3-4 sentences (or more) describing how and why the House traveled to King's Landing. Include which NPCs are left behind, and which NPCs accompany the house on their travels
  • Add your House founding, PC birth, and any major events to the Timeline
ASAP







Original schedule here


Consider this to be a good first-stab at a schedule for the semester--lots can change and the instructor will notify you if and when this happens.

Abbreviations
GoT RPG = A Song of Ice and Fire Roleplaying: A Game of Thrones Edition
Campaign RPG = A Song of Ice and Fire Roleplaying Campaign Guide: A Game of Thrones Edition


Week 1
Mon 1/25/2016
In Class: Class intro/expectations, course survey, wiki profile
For Next Time: Read GoT RPG 7-20 "A Westeros Primer"; Campaign RPG 5-12 "A History of Westeros"

Wed 1/27/2016
In Class: Welcome to the Known World - Seven Kingdoms of Westeros
For Next Time: Read GoT RPG 21-25 "Of Knights and Knaves"; Campaign RPG 13-27 "Westeros Culture"

Fri 1/29/2016
In Class: Westeroi Society & Culture, Mythology and Culture
For Next Time: Read Campaign RPG 230-245 "Exploring Westeros"


Week 2
Mon 2/1/2016
In Class: House assignments
For Next Time: Read Campaign RPG (below) and World of Ice and Fire excerpts (on MyCourses) on your Kingdom
Campaign RPG 75-99 - "The North"
Campaign RPG 129-145 - "The Riverlands"
Campaign RPG 146-162 - "The Vale of Arryn"
Campaign RPG 163-176 - "The Westerlands"
Campaign RPG 177-198 - "The Reach"
Campaign RPG -199-210 - "The Stormlands"
Campaign RPG - 211-221 - "Dorne"
Campaign RPG - 222-229 - "Beyond Westeros"

Wed 2/3/2016
In Class: Kingdom small group discussions - Major features, attributes, myths and legends, points of pride
For Next Time: Prepare group presentation

Fri 2/5/2016
In Class: Kingdom presentations
For Next Time: GoT RPG 96-122 "House & Lands"


Week 3
Mon 2/8/2016
In Class: Small groups - house building
Step One: The Realm (97)
Step Two: Starting Resources (97)
Step Three: House History (102)
For Next Time: House profile - resources, history

Wed 2/10/2016
In Class: Small groups - house building continued
Step Four: Holdings (106)
Assign writing tasks, wiki holdings

For Next Time: Begin house profile

Fri 2/12/2016
In Class: Small groups - house building Steps 5-6
Step 5: Motto & Arms (113)
Step 6: The Household (119)
Assign writing tasks, wiki holdings

For Next Time: Finish House profile and all wiki profiles



Week 4
Mon 2/15/2016
In Class: House presentations
For Next Time: Read GoT RPG "Chapter 2: Game Rules" (26-41)" and "Chapter 3: Character Creation" (42-52)

Wed 2/17/2016
In Class: Small groups - begin character creation & relationships
For Next Time: Create Perspective Character (PC) Profile

Fri 2/19/2016
In Class: Character creation continued
For Next Time: Review 53-95 "Abilities & Specialties" and "Destiny & Qualities"; continue character profile


Week 5
Mon 2/22/2016
In Class: Character Workshop
For Next Time: Continue character profile


Wed 2/24/2016
In Class: Small groups - finishing characters & relationships
For Next Time: Finishing character profile

Fri 2/26/2016
In Class: NO CLASS
For Next Time: Prepare character presentation, "What Makes For a Great Vignette"


Week 6
Mon 2/29/2016
In Class: Character Presentations
For Next Time: Write Vignette - My Life Changing Moment, "Critique guidelines"

Wed 3/2/2016
In Class: Critique Session, Prompt prep
For Next Time: Write Vignette - I Wouldn't Be the Same Without You

Fri 3/4/2016
In Class: Critique Sessions, Call to King's Landing
For Next Time: Write Vignette - Call to King's Landing



Week 7
Mon 3/7/2016
Wed 3/9/2016
Fri 3/11/2016


Week 8
Mon 3/14/2016
Wed 3/16/2016
Fri 3/18/2016


Week 9 SPRING BREAK
Mon 3/21/2016 SPRING BREAK
Wed 3/23/2016 SPRING BREAK
Fri 3/25/2016 SPRING BREAK



Week 10
Mon 3/28/2016
Wed 3/30/2016

Fri 4/1/2016 - NO CLASS


Week 11
Mon 4/4/2016
Wed 4/6/2016
Fri 4/8/2016


Week 12
Mon 4/11/2016
Wed 4/13/2016
Fri 4/15/2016


Week 13
Mon 4/18/2016
Wed 4/20/2016
Fri 4/22/2016


Week 14
Mon 4/25/2016
Wed 4/27/2016
Fri 4/29/2016


Week 15
Mon 5/2/2016
Wed 5/4/2016
Fri 5/6/2016


Week 16
Mon 5/9/2016
Wed 5/11/2016
Fri 5/13/2016