“The studio approach is something separate and distinct. It is not a lecture, nor is it a laboratory.”<br />Discussion<br /><ul><li> What’s so different about the studio approach?
What do we stand to gain from it?</li></li></ul><li>Introductions<br />Name, origin, etc. <br />What you’re hoping to get from the class<br />What you’re most passionate about now<br />Syllabus Overview and Questions<br />Accretion Wall (2 copies of assignments)<br />Course Objectives<br />Island introduction<br />How we’ll cover web design<br />Logistics<br />
The Hands-Down-Absolutely-Positively Most-Important-Design-Skill-Ever… <br />SQUINTING!<br />
Basic Format<br />Designer presents<br />Facilitator opens critique<br />Class participates (thematically)<br />Ground Rules<br />Non-participation is not an option<br />“Considerate Candor”<br />Statements and Questions<br />Positive and Negative<br />“Compound Critique”<br />Critique<br />
Critique Starters<br />I love the way…<br />You’ve got a really strong…in…<br />I see…here.<br />It looks like you were …<br />This … makes me wonder…<br />Tell me more about your decision to …<br />Is this ...? Tell me about that choice.<br />What other options did you explore for…<br />It seems like … could be a stronger approach<br />Did you try …. here?<br />