Schedule

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This is a tentative schedule, and is subject to change. If you miss any classes, check with your instructor about possible schedule changes and assignments.

Be sure to allow as much time as needed to complete  assignments before class on the due date.

Date Room Activity
M 08/28 146 In-class:

  • Web Design Brain-dump
  • Syllabus Discussion
  • How to Twitter

Assignment:

  • Research & Class Participation
    • Setup a twitter account, follow @ubart320 and subscribe to the WebDesign list.
    • Search through the blogs linked to on the Resources page and in the tweets from the WebDesign list, or from any similar sources. Identify an article that you think could be of interest to the class, and possibly assigned as a reading (see the assigned readings below for examples of previous assignments.)
    • Tweet the URL to the article along with a brief description of the subject. Use the hashtags #ubart320 #t1
    • Due before class 09/06.
W 08/30 136 In-class:

Assignment:

M 09/04 NA No class – Labor Day
W 09/06 136 In-class:

Assignment:

M 09/11 146 In-class:

W 09/13 136
M 09/18 146 In-class:

  • Proj 1 Work-In-Progress Consultations: Sketches and Wireframes

Meet with instructor at your scheduled time:

12:30 Bello-Martinez,Jocelyne
12:37 Chang,William
12:44 Digangi,Morgan Page
12:51 Digap,Ardi Ballesteros
12:58 Dirks,Jessica Leigh
13:05 Douglas,Moshe Ariel
13:12 Felix,Linzy Lucia
13:19 Haghdel,Arsalan
13:26 Hong,Ju Yung
13:33 Kim,David
13:40 Kim,Gi Min
13:54 Klak,Grace
14:01 Li,Chengwei
14:08 Li,Peng
14:15 Ma,Zishan
14:22 Mcgillicuddy,Courteney Verna
14:29 Mcmann,Alecia K
14:36 Roman,Krystian J
14:43 Ronnow,Joseph Leal
14:50 Towers,Drew

Due Before Class:

Assignment:

  • Read A Dao of Web Design. Tweet your thoughts. Use hashtags #ubart320 #t4. Due before class Mon 09/25.
W 09/20 136 In-class:

M 09/25 146 In-class:

Assignment:

W 09/27 136 In-class:

  • Work Session
M 10/02 146 In-class:

Assignment:

 

W 10/04 136 In-Class:

  • Exercise 03: Installing WordPress and Creating a Child Theme
  • Exercise 04: Building a Custom WordPress Theme
M 10/09 146 In-Class:

  • Plugin Demo: NextGen Gallery, Contact Form 7

Assignment

  • Read Why Less (Options) is More – Anticipatory Design 101 Part 1 and Part 2. Tweet your thoughts. Use hashtags #ubart320 #t7. Due before class Mon 10/13.
W 10/11 136 In-Class:

  • Project 1 Work-in-Progress Consultations
  • Work Session
M 10/16 146 In-Class:

  • Project 1 Work-In-Progress Critique
  • Final Project 1 Site Due, uploaded to ubart320.org server, end of day Friday, April 7.

Assignment:

W 10/18 136 In-class:

  • Project 2 Introduction, break into groups, research sites
M 10/23 146  In-class:

  • Project 2 Proposal Consultation – Present organization selected, discuss reasons for choosing and general direction for improvement.
    • Team 1 – 12:30
    • Team 2 – 12:45
    • Team 3 – 1:00
    • Team 4 – 1:15
    • Team 5 – 1:30
  • Work Session when not in consultation

Assignment:

W 10/25 136 In-class:

  • Demo: Featured Image
  • Work Session

Due End of Day 11/04:

  • Final Project 1 Site Due, uploaded to ubart320.org server
M 10/30 146 In-class:

  • Project 2 Consultations (Phase 1 Discovery Deliverables Due)
    • Team 1 – 12:30
    • Team 2 – 12:45
    • Team 3 – 1:00
    • Team 4 – 1:15
    • Team 5 – 1:30
  • Work Session when not in consultation

Assignment:

  • Additional weekly participation and research tweets. #ubart320
W 11/01 136 In-class:

  • Work Session
M 11/06 146 In-class:

  • Project 2 Consultations (Phase 2 Design Deliverables Due)
    • Team 1 – 12:30
    • Team 2 – 12:45
    • Team 3 – 1:00
    • Team 4 – 1:15
    • Team 5 – 1:30
  • Work Session when not in consultation

Assignment:

  • Additional weekly participation and research tweets. #ubart320
W 11/08 136 In-class:

M 11/13 146 In-class:

  • Work Session

Assignment:

  • Additional weekly participation and research tweets. #ubart320
W 11/15 136 In-class:

  • Project 2 Consultations (Phase 3 Develop Deliverables In Progress
    Team 1 – 12:30
    Team 2 – 12:45
    Team 3 – 1:00
    Team 4 – 1:15
    Team 5 – 1:30
  • Work Session
M 11/20 146 In-class:

Assignment:

  • Additional weekly participation and research tweets. #ubart320
W 11/22  NA  No class — Fall Recess
M 11/27 146 In-class:

  • Work Session
  • Twitter archive demo
W 11/29 136  In-class:

  • Work Session
M 12/04 146 In-class:

  • Project 2 Critique – Work should be nearly complete. Final Submission due 12/10.
    • Project 2 Phase 3 Deliverables
      • WordPress Theme active and content for at least the home page and one inside page
      • Project Archives (includes all deliverables in their final forms) on the CourseWork server.
    • Twitter Archive of #ubart320 tweets emailed to instructor. Due by 12/10 5pm.
 T 12/6  136  In-class:

  • Work Session
Su 12/10  NA Labs close 5pm. All assignments due.