Course Outline & Assignments for Time Based Media: Web Design

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 Assignments Due Date
Blog Sakai
1 01-16-15 Intro to the Web Usability Analysis 01-23-15
Internet History Topic
2 01-23-15 Planning a Website Design Brief 01-30-15
Project Home Content
Wireframes
Site Structure Diagram
3 01-30-15 User Experience Mood Board 02-06-15
4 02-06-15 Photoshop for Web Layout Museum Home Mockups 02-13-15
5 02-13-15 Coding HTML and CSS 1 HTML and CSS Exercise 1 02-20-15
6 02-20-15 Coding HTML and CSS 2 HTML and CSS Exercise 2 02-27-15
7 02-27-15 Class cancelled
8 03-06-15 Coding HTML and CSS 3 HTML and CSS Exercise 3 03-20-15
9 03-13-15 Spring Break
10 03-20-15 From Mockup to Code MIDTERM PROJECT 03-20-15
11 03-27-15 Dreamweaver 1 Portfolio Analysis 04-03-15
12 04-03-15 Dreamweaver 2 Monkey Website 04-10-15
Portfolio Mockup
13 04-10-15 Color and Graphics for the Web Cow Gallery 04-17-15
Portfolio Content
14 04-17-15 Typography for the Web Artist’s Statement 04-24-15
Artist’s Bio
Résumé
Webfonts
15 04-24-15 Responsive Web Design FINAL PROJECT 05-01-15
16 05-01-15 Final Critique