GD 142

UX/UI Design

Fall 2019

Week One:

Monday 8/19

  • No Class

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Wednesday 8/21


    For Next Class

  1. Have a head shot jpg ready for use in class

Friday


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  1. Bring a digital headshot/profile picture to class
  2. Bring your sketch notes to class

Week Two:

Monday

  • In Class
  • Log into Canvas
    • - Add profile pic
    • - Scan Sketch notes with phone scanner app (adobe scan) and upload to canvas
  • Presentation:UX Overview Crash Course
  • Activity: Persona

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  1. Read through syllabus
  2. Watch:Intro to UX Design
  3. Watch:Problem Solving with UX Design
  4. Finish Persona upload to Canvas

Wednesday

  • In Class
  • Presentation:Smart Watch Project
  • Crazy 8's Ideation
  • Small group critique
  • Crazy 8's Inital Wierframes
  • Activity: Paper prototype and usibility test in class

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  1. Move your design to the computer
  2. Read:Preface and Chap. 1 Create one Page of sketchnotes per chapter (hold on to your sketchnotes and save them in a digital file)

Friday

  • Remote Class
  • Read:Chap 2 and Chap 3 Create one Page of sketchnotes per chapter (hold on to them and save them in a digital file)
  • Presentation:

    For Next Class

  1. Have digital mock-up ready for critique

Week Three

Monday 9/2

  • NO Class
  • Labor Day

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Wednesday 9/4

  • In Class
  • Smart Watch Critique (will be using digital projector to show and critique work)
  • Presentation: UI Design
  • Activity:Work time on process book and design summary video

    For Next Class

  1. Read: How to use typography in UI Design
  2. Read: Helping Hand: 15 Creative UI Design Concepts for Everyday Needs

Friday 9/6

  • Remote Class
  • Turn in P1 smartwatch designs, processbook and design summary video
  • Presentation:
  • Activity: review UI libraries

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Week Four

Monday 9/9

  • In Class
  • Guest presentation
  • Presentation: Icons
  • Activity: Crazy 8's and visual research
  • Questions on p1?
  • Show Videos in class slide presentation of P1
  • Walk through a usibility test together

    For Next Class

  1. Review 3 different Icon sets from IconFinder and tell me 1.What is working well and 2.What could be improved (2-5 sentences)
  2. Watch: Creating Icons with Illustrator
  3. Read: A Comprehensive Guide To UI Design

Wednesday 9/11


    For Next Class

  1. Read: How To Create Icons In Adobe XD
  2. Review content from Monday

Friday

  • Remote Class
  • Work on P2
  • Have Visual Research, Ideation and Sketches done before Monday.
  • Start bringin your design into the computer in Illustrator or XD for Monday

    For Next Class

  1. Be ready to show in-progress work on the computer

Week Five

Monday 9/16

  • In Class
  • Activity: Small group critique
  • Work time on P2
  • Desk Check-In

    For Next Class

  1. Read: UI Icons
  2. Work on P2
  3. Post Icons for critique in Collaberations presentation on Canvas

  4. Check out: Valley DevFest 9/21 [Extra Credit will be offered for attending]
  5. Check out Prussian Blue exhibit explores Jewish Holocaust Artist talk at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19 at the Peters Education Center Auditorium inside the Student Recreation Center. [Extra Credit will be offered for attending lecture]

Wednesday 9/18

  • In Class
  • Presentation: Usibility Intro
  • Activity: Usibility Analysis
  • work on p2
  • Post Icons for critique in Collaberations presentation on Canvas By Thursday Night

    For Next Class

  1. Finish up P2
  2. Post Icons for critique in Collaberations presentation on Canvas By Thurday Night

  3. Check out: Valley DevFest 9/21 [Extra Credit will be offered for attending]
  4. Check out Prussian Blue exhibit explores Jewish Holocaust Artist talk at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19 at the Peters Education Center Auditorium inside the Student Recreation Center. [Extra Credit will be offered for attending lecture]

Friday

  • Remote Class
  • Read: Chap 4 and Chap 5 Create one Page of sketchnotes per chapter (hold on to them and save them in a digital file)
  • Finish P2 Design and Process book
  • Review All icons in Collaberations presentation on Canvas by Friday Night and leave a comment on the two icons posted after yours 1. what is working well 2. what could be improved (if your icon is last in the presentation comment on the first two icons.)

    For Next Class

  1. Turn in P2

  2. Check out: Valley DevFest 9/21 [Extra Credit will be offered for attending]

Week Six

Monday 9/23

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Wednesday 9/25

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Friday

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Week Seven

Monday 9/30

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Wednesday 10/2

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Week Eight

Monday 10/7

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Wednesday 10/9

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Week Nine

Monday 10/14

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Wednesday 10/16

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Week Ten

Monday 10/21

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Wednesday 10/23

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Week Eleven

Monday 10/28

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Wednesday 10/30

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Week Twelve

Monday 11/4

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Wednesday 11/6

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Week Thierteen

Monday 11/11

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  • Veterans Day Holiday
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Wednesday 11/13

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Week Fourteen

Monday 11/18

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Wednesday 11/20

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Week Fiveteen

Monday 11/25

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Wednesday 11/27

  • NO CLASS
  • Happy Thanksgiving Break!
  • Activity: hang out with friends and family.

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Friday

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Week Sixteen

Monday 12/2

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Wednesday 12/4

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Week Seventeen

Monday 12/9

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Wednesday 12/11

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Week Eighteen Finals

Monday 12/16

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Wednesday 12/18

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Friday

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