Schedule

FINALS WEEK

December 12 & 14

Tuesday

  • dead days: no class

Thursday

  • final project presentation
    8:45am–11:45am

Resources

WEEK 16

December 5 & 7

Tuesday

  • work on final project

Thursday

  • dead days: no class

Resources

WEEK 15

November 28 & 30

WEEK 14

November 21 & 23

Tuesday

  • HTML donation form due

  • intro to web animation

WEEK 13

November 14 & 16

Tuesday

  • document prototype testing

  • revise prototype

Thursday

  • testing round 2

  • code HTML forms

Resources

WEEK 12

November 7 & 9

Tuesday

  • donation form prototype

Thursday

  • donation form usability testing

WEEK 11

October 31 & November 2

Tuesday

  • Happy Halloween!

Thursday

  • donation form redesign

Resources

WEEK 10

October 24 & 26

Tuesday

Thursday

  • group presentations: ethical apps

WEEK 9

October 17 & 19

Tuesday

  • favicons and icon design

Thursday

  • video: How Designers Destroyed the World

  • group activity: ethics project

WEEK 8

October 10 & 12

Tuesday

  • media queries

  • work on responsive blog

Thursday

  • debugging tools and techniques

  • work on responsive blog

WEEK 7

October 4 & 6

Tuesday

  • turn in blog template project

  • responsive design methods

  • Design Topic: facial and object recognition

Thursday

  • online activity

Resources

WEEK 6

September 26 & 28

Tuesday

  • work on blog design project

Thursday

  • no class – work on blog project

WEEK 5

September 19 & 21

WEEK 4

September 12 & 14

Tuesday

  • online class: see assignments page for details; classroom will be open

Thursday

  • CSS layout methods and techniques

  • semantics

  • styleguides

WEEK 3

September 5 & 7

Tuesday

  • student websites

  • floats and box model

  • in-class layout exercises

  • Design Topic: vision and the brain

Thursday

  • designing with grids

  • in-class activity: sketching wireframes

WEEK 2

August 29 & 31

Tuesday

  • work on stylesheets for article

  • web typography

  • Design Topic: screen fonts, line lengths, readability

Thursday

  • in-class activity: complex selectors

WEEK 1

August 22 & 24

Tuesday

  • Welcome!

  • sign up for optional text alerts

  • class policies

Thursday

  • web basics review and vocabulary

  • student sites and ftp

  • in-class activity: stylesheets