(new students see me after class)
pairs, determine chapter's main thesis, subpoints, answer
what ways are you lives mediated through interfaces?
prepared to share with class
page; table; font; color
212 folder; save
Elon web server space
(see link above)
Blog for Class 2 if you were here
groups, review reading forms and complete worksheets
groups, share homework
person should pull up one of her websites on liquid
screen and walk peers through her analysis
should select one person's site analysis to present
to class (entire group should contribute to this presentation)
Interface Design Reading
& Web Space
everyone access web server space now?
out class homepage - two new quotes from next Tue's reading
Tuesday's class starting 15 minutes late, at 10:45 (Department
meeting in C.U.P.I.D. pushing back classes)
office hours: T & Th 2- 5
Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric http://humanities.byu.edu/rhetoric
from Elon's Service Learning Center about client projects
same groups, share each of your answers to assigned 5 questions
from worksheet for "What is Rhetoric?"
relate to interface design?
Chapter 2: The Desktop (Interface Culture)
from Service Learning Center - information about clients
Chapter 3: Windows (Interface Culture)
articles - how can rhetorical theory be applied to interface
"Designing for the Real World"
Client groups, work on Audience
Design - usability principles?
interfaces online at http://matrix.msu.edu
for Th. (Read "Ch. 4 Links" in Interface Culture)
entry: What is the difference b/w knowing about
your audience and knowing your audience? How can you achieve
- through audience research - knowing your audience? How
do you think this will apply to your client project?
a variety of hypertexts http://www.msu.edu/~rosinsk2/hypertext
pairs, discuss "Ch. 4: Links"
does Johnson spend so much time talking about literature
and comparing interface elements to literary elements?
to determine thesis & main points; type up
questions to ask class
thesis main points with class
pairs, compare interfaces of Microsoft Word and
Macromedia Dreamweaver - similiarities? differences?
Use the terminology presented in 1-29 of Interface Design
for Ongoing Homepage Project
groups - when making first contact? consider doing this
after reading homework for Tuesday ("Planning the Project")
for Tue & outline of course
HW; explain evaluation of Assignment 2
entry: Summarize the "Links" chapter.
Which ideas were new to you? What are some of the implications
of the chapter for current interface design and for the
future of interface design?