CSCI-140, Graphic Design and Digital Media

Calendar #1 of 3

This course schedule includes most of the assignments and activities. However, additional work may be assigned as appropriate.

Work to be submitted: 

Due Dates

Assignment or Test

September 4

Assignment 1, A Beautiful Sketch

September 11

new date is Mon. Sept 18

Assignment 2, Let's Get Animated

September 13

new date in Wed. Sept. 20

TEST #1

In spite of hurricane, test will only cover Introduction and Chapters 1-4

9/6 & 9/15

In-Class Exercise -

"Moving" object team assignment will be uploaded 9/15/17

9/27 or 9/29 In-Class Exercise (TBA)

 

In-class Discussions and Activities

Class Days

Topics & Activities

Aug 23 - 25
  • Intro — Introduction to course and to Processing
  • Chapters 1 & 2 — Drawing Primitive Shapes
Aug 28 - Sept 1
  • Chapters 2 & 3 — Flow of Control and Interaction
  • Value Added Perspective † (Fun Programming website)
  • Assignment #1, see above
Sept 4 - 6
  • Chapters 4 & 5 — Variables & Control Structures
  • Assignment #2, see above
Sept 8 - 13
  • Storm Days
Sept 15
  • Finished Chap 4 & Started Chap 5

Sept 18

  • Continue Chapter 5

Sept 20

  • TEST # 1
Sept 22
  • Complete Chapter 5

Sept 25- 29

  • Chapter 6 — Loops and Concept of Iteration
  • In-Class Exercise (This will be a short assignment, and you'll have until midnight to finish in case you need more time)

 

† Value Added Perspectives in this class will come in the forms of additional readings or videos, in-class exercises, review of previous material, or visual inspirations.