MM4403 Senior Project Development :: 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 conduct project-based research of advanced topic in multimedia design.

Course Competencies

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

  • Research technical and design needs of project.
  • Develop technical specifications for project.
  • Understand and apply principles of structural design to produce prototype project.
  • Debug and refine project based on prototype testing.
  • Effectively meet deadlines of production schedule.
  • Produce an original interactive project that incorporates multimedia elements.

Course Prerequisite

MM3311 Interaction Design for Education

Process for Evaluation

  • Attendance and Participation 10%
  • Mid-Term Evaluation 45%
  • Final Evaluation 45%

Recommended Text

None

Course Outline

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