MA Web Design + Content Planning materials for applied art for the web • major project

session notes

This site is dedicated to two of our modules - Applied art for the web and Major Project. The schedule here serves the purpose of supplying links to the supporting material of these modules' sessions. For the complete timetable, check maweb.design.

  1. 13/09/21

    Welcome to our new students :)

  2. 22/09/21 induction workshop

    The web design process, tools and hosting

  3. 29/09/21 Design for Web Content

    Web design and industry context

  4. 06/10/21 Major Project

    Final presentations

  5. 13/10/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Principles of graphic design

  6. 20/10/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Typography for the Web

  7. 27/10/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Colour

  8. 03/11/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Images for the Web

  9. 10/11/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Layout design

  10. 17/11/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Adaptive design planning

  11. 24/11/21 Major Project

    informal presentations - Concept

  12. 01/12/21 User Experience Design

    User Experience (UX): Research

  13. 08/12/21 User Experience Design

    User Experience (UX): Design

  14. 15/12/21 Major Project

    Crit #1 - Business and Cultural Context

  15. break

    Winter break

  1. 19/01/22 Applied Art for the Web

    Vector graphics

  2. 26/01/22 Major Project

    Crit #2 - Commodity

  3. 02/02/22 Applied Art for the Web

    Icon design

  4. 09/02/21 Applied Art for the Web

    Interface design

  5. 16/02/21 Content Management

    The .htaccess file and other oddities; PHP for site modularity

  6. 23/02/21 Content Management

    PHP and MySQL for dynamic content; CMS's with PHP and MySQL

  7. 02/03/22 Major Project

    Crit #3 - Firmness

  8. 09/03/22 Applied Art for the Web

    Design for UX & Accessibility

  9. 16/03/22 Social Media & SEO

    SEO, SEM and site promotion, Social Media

  10. 23/03/22 Social Media & SEO

    Site analytics and revenue generation, Branding design

  11. 30/03/22 Major Project

    Crit #4 - Delight

  12. 06/04/22 Applied Art for the Web

    WordPress theme design

  13. break

    Spring break

  14. 27/04/22 Major Project

    Crit #5 - Prototype