Developing and Using theWebMMDP 101: Digital Design SurveyWeek 5
Goals for this Week• Understand some ways that the web haschanged the ways that we communicate• Understand recent trends in webdevelopment and design• Understand different career paths for aweb designer
Life Before the Web• Does anyone remember what life was likebefore the web?• In what ways do we now rely on the webto do things?
Group Activity: Web Time Machine• I want you to get with the person next toyou and visit– http://www2.warnerbros.com/spacejam/movie/jam.htm• List some characteristics of this websitethat seem “off” to you as a user
Exploration of Coding Tools• Explore the “Learn” section of code.org– Codecademy– Khan Academy– CodeHS
Using the web to develop a PLN• What is a PLN and why should we care?– Creates lifetime learners– Helps us learn answers to specific questions– Creates bonds and connections with industry• What are we doing now that is a part ofour PLN?