Calendar

Spring 2021 | Remote Synchronous in Zoom | Thursdays 2-5:40 pm



Class 1 | Thurs 02/04

Course Intro
Theory:
UI x UX Design
Design: UI Design Principles
Practice: Project 1 | Worst of the Web Research




Class 2 | Thurs 02/11

Theory: Visual Communication
Design:
Review + Layout + Unity
Technical:
Grid + Digital Imaging
Practice:
Site proposal, site map and wireframe




Class 3 | Thurs 02/18

Theory: Labeling + Organizing
Design:
Unity + Emphasis & Focal Point
Technical:
Grid + Digital Imaging
Practice:
Digital Mock-up




Class 4 | Thurs 02/25

Theory Review: UI and 2D Design
Technical:
Digital Imaging + Image optimization
Practice:
Sketch Mock-up




Class 5 | Thurs 03/04

Theory: Hierarchy
Design:
Type + Emphasis & Focal Point
Technical:
Assets – Digital Imaging + XD




Class 6 | Thurs 03/11

Review: Theory + Design + Technical



Class 7 | Thurs 03/18

Midterm: Project 1 Presentations
Practice: Semiotics + Taxonomy




Class 8 | Thurs 03/25

Theory: Responsive Layout
Design:
Visual Hierarchy
Technical:
Optimizing for Web


Thurs 04/01 | No Class | Spring Break




Class 9 | Thurs 04/08

Theory: Boxifying
Design:
Responsive Typography
Practice:
Planning




Class 10 | Thurs 04/15

Theory: History of the Web
Technical:
Intro to HTML + CSS
Practice:
Mock-up




Class 11 | Thurs 04/22

Theory: Prototyping
Design:
Responsive Layout
Technical:
Digital Imaging + UX
Practice:
Mock-up + Implementation




Class 12 | Thurs 04/29

Technical: Digital Imaging + HTML + CSS
Practice:
Testing


Thursday 05/06 | Asynchronous Work




Class 13 | Thurs 05/13

Technical: Digital Imaging + HTML + CSS
Practice:
Improving site




Class 14 | Tuesday 05/18

Review: Theory + Design + Technical
Practice:
Live interfaces




Final Assessment | Thurs 05/20

Projects Presentations