DATT 1939
Making Interactive New Media Art 2016
Schedule

 
  • The DATT 1939 schedule is subject to change if necessary

Week Date Topic No Class? Evaluation Readings
W1Sept. 8 & 14  Introduction, Digital Media Art
 PhotoShop
     
Labs 3 & 4 ran on Thursday Sept. 8
W2 Sept. 15 & 21  A1, Process, Intro to HTML5

   Manovich
"On Totalitarian
Interactivity"
W3 Sept. 22 & 28  Intro to CSS Placement,
 Layers and Location


    Manovich p 1
"New Media:
A User's Guide"
W4Sept 29 & Oct 5  Browser-Created Movement
 and Space


  Quiz 1 -
Manovich
- in Lab.
Manovich p 2
"New Media:
A User's Guide"
W5 Oct. 6 & 12  Spatial Structures
 Play and Playfulness

  A1 Critique
in Lab.
Sicart
Play Matters
W6 Oct. 13 & 19  A2, Procedural Rhetoric,
 JavaScript Intro


Form A2 Groups
during Labs.
A1 DUE Bogost p 1
"The Rhetoric
of Video Games"
W7Oct. 20 & 26  Serendipity and
 Scripted Decisions


  Quiz 2 -
Sicart &
Bogost
- in Lab.
Bogost p 2
"The Rhetoric
of Video Games"
*

Oct. 27

 York Reading Days

No Labs on
Thurs. Oct. 27

   
W8 Nov. 2-3  Recursion and Reflexivity,
 Looping


  Quiz 3 -
Anthropy
- in Lab.
Anthropy
Videogame
Zinesters
W9Nov. 9-10  Memorable Interactions,
 Variables and Memory


  A2
proposal
DUE
 
W10Nov. 16-17  JS Mouse Events, Sounds,
 Wider Possibilities


  Quiz 4 -
JavaScript
- in Lab.
 
W11Nov. 23-24  Theories and
 Practicalities of Time


     
W12Nov.30 - Dec.1  Where can you go from here?

 
A2 Critique
in Lab.
 
      Fri. Dec. 2:
A2 DUE
 
      Mon. Dec. 5:
A2 Final
Write-Up DUE

Last Day to
Hand in All
Fall Term
Work
 



Updated Nov. 30, 2016.


FA/DATT 1939 3.0 Making Interactive New Media Art Fall 2016
is a course offered through:
The Department of Computational Arts
The School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD)
York University (Toronto ON, Canada)