DATT 1939
Making Interactive New Media Art 2017
Schedule

 

Lecture: is held in ACW 006, Wednesdays 11:30 - 12:20pm

Labs: are held on Wednesdays and Thursdays in 102 Accolade West (ACW 102), which is the Digital Media Art and Technology Learning Lab (ATLL)


  • The DATT 1939 schedule (below) is subject to change if necessary

Week Date Topic No Class? Evaluation Readings
W1Sept. 7 & 13  Introduction, Digital Media Art
 PhotoShop
     
Labs 3 & 4 run on Thursday Sept. 7
W2 Sept. 14 & 20  A1, Process, Intro to HTML5

   Manovich
"On Totalitarian
Interactivity"
W3 Sept. 21 & 27  Intro to CSS Placement,
 Layers and Location


    Manovich p 1
"New Media:
A User's Guide"
W4Sept 28 & Oct 4  Browser-Created Movement
 and Space


  Quiz 1 -
Manovich
- in Lab.
Manovich p 2
"New Media:
A User's Guide"
W5 Oct. 5 & 11  Spatial Structures
 Play and Playfulness
  A1 Critique
in Lab.
Sicart
Play Matters
W6 Oct. 12 & 18  A2, Procedural Rhetoric,
 JavaScript Intro


Form A2 Groups
during Labs.
A1 DUE. Bogost p 1
"The Rhetoric
of Video Games"
W7Oct. 19 & 25  Serendipity and
 Scripted Decisions


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

Oct. 26

 York Reading Days

No Labs on
Thurs. Oct. 26

   
W8 Nov. 1-2  Recursion and Reflexivity,
 Looping

  Quiz 3 -
Anthropy
- in Lab.
Anthropy
Videogame
Zinesters
W9Nov. 8-9  Memorable Interactions,
 Variables and Memory

  A2
proposal
DUE
 
W10Nov. 15-16  JS Mouse Events, Sounds,
 Wider Possibilities

  Quiz 4 -
JavaScript
- in Lab.
 
W11Nov. 22-23  Theories and
 Practicalities of Time

     
W12Nov. 29-30  Where can you go from here?

 
A2 Critique
in Lab.
 
      Fri. Dec. 1:
A2 DUE
 
      Tues Dec. 5:
A2 Final
Write-Up DUE
Last Day to
Hand in All
Fall Term
Work
 



Updated Oct. 17, 2017.


FA/DATT 1939 3.0 Making Interactive New Media Art Fall 2017
is a course offered through:
The Department of Computational Arts
The School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD)
York University (Toronto ON, Canada)