ART 435 Fall 2014

Web Design

Schedule


August

Day 1 – Tue 8/26

Tools and Resources
HTML
About Me Page Intro

Day 2 – Thu 8/28

CSS
Layout
About Me Page Work Day


September

Day 3 – Tue 9/2

About Me Page Due
Domain and Hosting
Uploading and FTP
Image-Based Design Intro

Day 4 – Thu 9/4

Images
Image-Based Design Work Day

Day 5 – Tue 9/9

Wireframing
Practice Layouts Intro

Day 6 – Thu 9/11

Image-Based Design Due
Practice Layouts Work Day

Day 7 – Tue 9/16

Practice Layouts Due
Purpose
Webfonts
Web Inspector
One Page Site Intro

Day 8 – Thu 9/18

HTML and CSS Quiz
One Page Site Work Day

Day 9 – Tue 9/23

One Page Site Work Day

Day 10 – Thu 9/25

HTML and CSS Quiz Retake
One Page Site In-Progress Critique

Day 11 – Tue 9/30

One Page Site Due
Structure and Site Maps
Client/Developer Site Intro


October

Day 12 – Thu 10/2

One Page Site Critique
Structure and Site Maps
Client/Developer Site Work Day

Day 13 – Tue 10/7

Client Deadline: Content and Site Map
Menus and Relative Links
Rounded Corners
Client/Developer Site Work Day

Thu 10/9

Fall Break

Day 14 – Tue 10/14

Developer Deadline: Design
Transparency
Client/Developer Site Work Day

Day 15 – Thu 10/16

Client/Developer Site In-Progress Critique

Day 16 – Tue 10/21

Client/Developer Site Due/Critique
Responsive Design
Flexible Layouts

Day 17 – Thu 10/23

Media Queries
Flexible Images
Practice Responsive Layouts Intro

Day 18 – Tue 10/28

No class – Update me on your progress via email

Day 19 – Thu 10/30

Practice Responsive Layouts Work Day


November

Day 20 – Tue 11/4

Practice Responsive Layouts Due
Restaurant Site Intro

Day 21 – Thu 11/6

Restaurant Site Work Day

Day 22 – Tue 11/11

Reading Quiz Ch. 13 & 17
Responsive Menus
Restaurant Site Work Day

Day 23 – Thu 11/13

Reading Quiz Ch. 15
CSS Filters and Transitions
Restaurant Site Work Day

Day 24 – Tue 11/18

Restaurant Site In-Progress Critique

Day 25 – Thu 11/20

Restaurant Site Due/Critique
Final Site Intro

Day 26 – Tue 11/25

Final Site Work Day

Thu 11/27

Thanksgiving Break


December

Day 27 – Tue 12/2

CSS Gradients
Box and Text Shadows
Final Site Work Day

Day 28 – Thu 12/4

Final Site Work Day

Day 29 – Tue 12/9

Final Site In-Progress Critique

Final – Fri 12/12, 3-5pm

Final Site Due/Critique


Note: The information in this schedule is subject to change as needed.