This course will focus on the multiple image and the moving image. We will discuss a number of strategies for setting images to motion and adding sound and interactivity. We will discuss a varitety strategies for delivery and distribution of your projects. Narrative and non narrative imagery will be explored. Althought we will often focus on specific technologies in the classroom the objective of the course is to create interesting projects.
- There are two major assignments:
- There will be a number of small in class assignments = 25%
- There will be an oral presentation = 10%
Class and critique participation = 10%
Discussion of four Is of new media design: Interactivity, Interface, Identity, Information.
Create a table based page that has each week listed to show your progress
through the term
Break into small groups of 2-4 students to create the Fairy tale project. Delegate tasks to each member of the team. This project is a collaborative project so you need to meet at least once a week outside of class time.
Flash Interface design - Links and buttons
Critique storyboards in small groups.
|Assignment Create an interface for your site|
|Session 4||Soundedit - adding sound to your projects||Assignment digitize audio appropriate for your project. This should include a voice over and sound efects|
|Session 5||Open Lab||Assignment Use this time to integrate your project together|
|Session 6||Digital video Premiere, IMovie or Final Cut Pro||Assignment Create a 2-3 minute digital viseo based on still imagery|
|Session 7||more Digital video||Assignment Tell me who your Digital Artist for your Oral Presentation is research your artist.|
|Session 8||Midterm crit||Assignment Create an interactive portfolio. It should utilize video and audio and be more interactive than just point and click Due as Final|
|Session 9||Director - overview of multimedia titles discussion of hybrid cdroms ad integrating flash into director||Assignment TBA|
|Session 10||Director - behaviors||Assignment TBA|
|Session 11||Director Game theory OOPs gamasutra.com||Assignment TBA|
|Session 12||Oral Presentations on a Digital artist||Assignment TBA|
|Session 13||Burning a CDROM and create all the packaging||Assignment TBA|
Crit Interactive portfolio due at beginning of class
The Final portfolio should showcase ALL of your digital work to date. It can be online or on CDROM. I want a copy of this for my own records and to show to future students.