Schedule

This schedule is subject to change.
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SEPT 28
IN-CLASS TODAY:
- Lecture: Introduction about mobility challenges, FAQs

    1
    OCT 3
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Lecture: User research and storyboarding
    - Discuss topics, brainstorming, team formation
    - Special guest: Dan Russell from Google

    DUE TODAY:

    - Research topics: online research,
    Slack discussions, choose topic
    OCT 5
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Teams frame their chosen problem, ideate, and create storyboards
    - Special guest: Arnaud Vedy (Program Coordinator, Performance & Analytics Department, City of San Diego)
     

    DUE TODAY:
    - Draft storyboards (at least three)
    2
    OCT 10
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Lecture: Prototyping
    - Prototyping workshop
    - Special guest: Scott Robinson (President/CEO of FreshForm and Board President of the Design Forward Alliance)

    DUE TODAY:
    - Draft of problem-solution statement
    OCT 12
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Team presentations
    - Studio time to develop prototypes
     
    DUE TODAY:
    - Presentations of user research and storyboards
    3
    OCT 17
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Studio time with critique on prototypes
    - Lecture: Visual design for posters/videos

    - Special guest: Coleen Clementson (Principal Regional Planner, SNADAG)

    DUE TODAY:
    - Draft of prototypes
    OCT 19
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Studio time
    for prototypes, posters, and final problem-solution statement
    - Feedback on posters
    - Special guest: Daniel Obodovski (CEO, The Silent Intelligence; Founder & Managing Partner, SCALE SD)

    DUE TODAY:
    - Drafts of two low-fidelity
    alternatives for your poster designs (bring print outs)

    D4SD Challenge Deadline: 
    11:59pm PDT on Oct 22
    Submit your team entry on D4SD.org

    4
    OCT 24
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Practice verbal pitches


    DUE TODAY:
    - Verbal pitches, printed on paper.  Get ready to show your poster at the Design Forward community mixer on Oct 25th 3-9pm at Broadway Pier.

    OCT 26
    NO CLASS TODAY:
    - Option to
    attend the Design Forward Summit
    - Finalists will receive free tickets

    5
    OCT 31
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Lecture: Reflect/Pivot

    - Discussion about remaining course sessions and grading

    DUE TODAY:
    - Fill out D4SD Survey to report/reflect on your experience
    NOV 2
    IN-CLASS TODAY:
    - Studio time to work on project reflections and prototypes

    DUE TODAY:
    Fill out D4SD Survey to report/reflect on your experience
    6
    NOV 7
    - Studio time

    DUE TODAY:
    - Project reflections
    NOV 9
    - Lecture: Colleen on AVs
    - Studio time


    7
    NOV 14
    - Lecture: Civic Technology

    DUE TODAY:

    - Prototyping/testing plans

    NOV 16
    - Lecture: Narges on CommunityCrit

    DUE TODAY:

    - Show prototypes

    8
    NOV 21
    - Lecture: Online portfolios
    - Studio time

    NOV 23
    THANKSGIVING
    9
    NOV 28
    - Studio time
    NOV 30
    - Studio time

    10
    DEC 5
    - Final presentations
    DEC 7
    - Final presentations

    DUE TODAY:
    - All final deliverables