Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 – Web Design

Evaluating Web Site Usability

Example Usability Test with a Paper Prototype (video)

Usability Testing of Fruit (video)

Guerilla Testing with Usability Cafe (video)

Product Testing Institute – Seniors

Product Testing – Models

Product Testing – Guidos

Product Testing – Surfers

Lesson Goals

  • Students will be able to perform usability tests on websites.

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 – Web Design

Unit A

Accessibility Standards, Page 6

Lesson Goals

Students will understand the importance of implementing web accessibility standards on their websites.

Videos

What is WCAG???

Accessible University Demonstration Site

Accessible University (AU) is a fictional university home page designed to demonstrate a variety of common web design problems that result in visitors with disabilities being unable to access content or features. It includes a page with accessibility problems, a page that lists and explains the problems and recommends solutions, and an accessible page that implements the solutions.

Lesson Goals

Students will understand the importance of implementing web accessibility standards on their websites.

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 – Graphic Design

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 Using Photoshop

Make a screenshot of your Photoshop window. ⌘ Shift 3

Label the following items using lines, arrows and type tool

  • Move tool
  • Marquee tool
  • Lasso tool
  • Magic Wand tool
  • Hand tool
  • Zoom tool
  • Layers panel

Insert a photo of yourself into the image. Label yourself with your name.

Turn into to assignment 003 on google classroom. File should be named “Interface Lastname”.

Lesson Goals

Students will be able to:

  • Start Photoshop
  • Create a new document
  • Save an image
  • Identify the elements of a Photoshop window