DDM - Design for Digital Media
Class 15 - Project Work - Image Gallery Project
Class: Discuss user requirements for an image gallery for both desktop and mobile screens. Look at some good examples of image gallery sites
Some interesting image gallery sites
Discuss: what is good / not good about these sites? how do they look on mobile devices? how do they work on touch screens?
Assessment Task 3 - Image gallery website project
Review the next assessment task - you should have begun researching good image gallery sites that work for desktop / smartphone or both interface types. This week, you will have time in class to write up your research and produce the word doc for the needs analysis. Make sure you have all of your links and other resources in class to complete the task. See the Assessment Task 3 document here.
Questions relating to last week's notes (to see if you looked at the references):
Lab: work on needs analysis
Today you will be working on the Needs Anaylsis for your image gallery designs.
This part of the brief has been defined in Assessment Task 3 as follows:
You don't need to write a lot of text, just a paragraph or two for each section
You will need to have the following:
Document Sections (copy and paste these to your Word doc)
1. Target Audience
2. Usability / User Experience
3. Screen Sizes
1. Design Overview
3. Style, Colour, Font, Buttons
Outcomes by the end of class:
You should have a basic draft of your Needs Analysis by the end of class, and be underway with your Design Specification. Submit to me for comment, and then I'll give you feedback and you can progress to the next stage of the project.
Other Things to Remember
You should have completed the following Assessment Tasks - please submit if you have not done so yet:
You should be continuing to work on the following Assessment Tasks:
Please see me in class if you are having any issues with assessment tasks. There will be time to work on these in class - think of the Lab session from 4-7pm as time to work on assessment tasks as well as class exercises, then you can ask me for help.