SCS6079 Digital Practices MA Digital Media & Society

Timetable & room info

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# date time room group content teacher
1 14/2/20 11:00-12:00 LT14 / Sir Frederick Mappin Building, Mining block # Introductions:
  • making websites
  • issues and considerations
  • WordPress environment
Prisca Schmarsow
& Claire Worthington
12:30-15:00 1012 / Arts Tower 1012 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
2 21/2/20 11:00-12:00 Hicks Building, Lecture Theatre E55 # Planning for structure and design
  • content planning
  • information architecture
  • design considerations
Prisca Schmarsow
12:30-15:00 1012 / Arts Tower 1012 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
3 28/2/20 11:00-13:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 1 Digital content production
  • introduction to Creative Media Team
  • facilities and equipments
  • briefing for preparation task
Creative Media Team
& Claire Worthington
13:00-15:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 2
15:00-17:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 3
4 6/3/20 11:00-12:00 Hicks Building, Lecture Theatre E55 # Writing web content
  • Why good content matters
  • What good content looks like
  • How you create good contents

DEADLINE
for proposal of own brief

Lulu Pinney
& Claire Worthington
12:30-15:00 Broad Lane Block F110 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
5 13/3/20 11:00-13:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 1 Image editing and manipulation for the web
  • digital photography
  • image editing
  • optimising images for use on the web
Creative Media Team
& Claire Worthington
13:00-15:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 2
15:00-17:00 4.21, Large Edit Suite, The Diamond 3
! UPDATE
following the suspension fo face-to-face sessions due to the COVID situation, sessions are to move online instead.

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6 20/3/20 11:00-12:00 Hicks Building, LT 3 # Inclusive design for UX
  • accessibility & UX
  • testing and user feedbacke
  • effective enhancements
Prisca Schmarsow
& Claire Worthington
12:30-15:00 1012 / Arts Tower 1012 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
7 27/3/20 11:00-12:00 Hicks Building, Lecture Theatre E55 # Bringing it all together: review
  • planning & recap
  • site maintenance
  • backup
Prisca Schmarsow
& Claire Worthington
12:30-15:00 1012 / Arts Tower 1012 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
# SPRING BREAK - 20th March to 20th April 2020
8 24/4/20 tbc remote / Skype # TUTORIALS via Skype
Prisca Schmarsow
9 1/5/20 11:00-12:00 Hicks Building, Lecture Theatre E55 # Assessment support session
  • criteria summary & submission guidance
  • project work checkliste
  • tools & links
Prisca Schmarsow
& Claire Worthington
12:30-15:00 1012 / Arts Tower 1012 1
15:30-18:00 B04 / Geography Building 2
10 8/5/20 bank holiday
11 1/5/20 11:00-18:00 Computer Room A04 / Alfred Denny # DROP-IN SESSION Prisca Schmarsow
& Claire Worthington
12 22/5/20 SUBMISSION DEADLINE to be confirmed

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