IAT-235: 12 To UX and Beyond

IAT-235: 12 To UX and Beyond — A slide deck

To UX and Beyond

Lecture outline

Covered in this lecture:

  1. Final considerations for P04
  2. Course wrap-up

To UX and Beyond!

IAT-235 — P04: Web Rubric

Final Presentations

Due next week

Things we are looking for:

  1. Briefly explain your process
  2. How do your online/offline materials assist and support users in accessing the necessary info?
  3. How does it support us in multiple contexts?
  4. Keep the presentation under 3 minutes

Final Presentations

No no.

Do not open up your webpages and walk us through it. We will be doing this when we grade it ourselves.

Final Presentation Guest

If you would like to sign-up to present in lecture, you can save on having to attend your labs next week as a result.

Deadline for signing up for in-lecture presentations is 9am, April 5th

What to Expect of the Hubbub

Lots of 'pitching' your project to a lay audience, as well as some time to check out other's work.

How to Submit Your Final Project

A step-by-step guide

  1. Upload your website to your SFU filespace.
  2. Test all pages of your website.
  3. Build your presentation.
  4. In your presentation, embed one slide with the project URL.
  5. Please insert a comment in your Canvas submission with the project URL.

The Good Information Designer

Doesn't flee from a problem

  1. Understands the information
  2. Knows their audience
  3. Can make information accessible for the audience

Make Our Information Accessible

Our levels:

  1. Present information appropriately
  2. Present it clearly
  3. Clarify through interactivity

User Experience

What we've looked at so far

  1. Identifying and outlining a problem
  2. Information architecture
  3. Wireframing
  4. Markup
  5. Content
  6. Accessibility

Stayed Strict

We've kept it hyper-informational


Andrew Doesn't Hate Nice Things

He just needs to see them work first

Don't forget the order:

  1. Functional
  2. Reliable
  3. Usable
  4. Pleasurable

This week's labs

This week's labs will be a MEGA-LAB. Please be on time as folks from the City will be attending our crits this week.

Open Support Time

If you have a problem that needs fixing, we can chat now.

Contacting Andrew

Your Lecturer

Reachable at:

  • Office hours — Tuesdays from 3:00-3:50pm and Thursdays from 12:30-1:20pm at the Surrey campus mezzanine.
  • ac.ufs@h_werdna