MM4402 Senior Project Studio :: Art Institute

Course Overview

Synopsis

Complete Syllabus

Class Meetings Wednesdays
1:00-5:00pm
Session Spring 2013
Instructor Dawn Pedersen
Email [email protected]
Phone 916-320-1371

Course Description

Students begin the design and production of advanced interactive project.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Research a topic and formulate an effective project proposal.
  • Design, write, and present an effective project proposal.
  • Analyze, prioritize and sequence project tasks.
  • Organize project materials into information structures and interface designs.
  • Effectively prepare assets for implementation.
  • Produce an original interactive project that incorporates multimedia elements.

Process for Evaluation

  • Progress Reports 20%
  • Assignments 20%
  • Mid-Term Critique 10%
  • Final Project 50%

Required Text

None.

Course Outline & Assignments

IMPORTANT NOTE: Assignments not completed in class will be assigned as homework. This schedule may change based on class experience and instructor’s discretion.

Week Class Date Topic Assignment Summary File Name Points Due Date
1 04/03/13 Introduction: Senior
Project Requirements
Senior Project Proposal SeniorProject
Proposal.pdf
100 04/10/13
midnight
Senior Project Plan SeniorProject
Plan.pdf
100
2 04/10/13 Week 2 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 04/10/13
in class
3 04/17/13 Week 3 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 04/17/13
in class
4 04/24/13 Week 4 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 04/24/13
in class
5 05/01/13 Week 5 MIDTERM CRITIQUE midterm.zip 100 05/01/13
in class
midterm.doc
6 05/08/13 Week 6 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 05/08/13
in class
7 05/15/13 Week 7 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 05/15/13
in class
8 05/22/13 Week 8 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 05/22/13
in class
9 05/29/13 Week 9 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 05/29/13
in class
10 06/05/13 Week 10 Progress Report (Instructor Meeting) 25 06/05/13
in class
11 06/12/13 Final Project Lab FINAL PROJECT final.zip 400 06/12/13
5:00pm
Final Self Assessment FinalSelf
Assessment
.pdf
100