Readings

Readings are intended to be completed in time for lecture on the given week. All readings are available through Canvas.

Sept 8 (Wk 1)

"The Dao of Web Design" (Allsopp, 2000)
"Creating Style Guides" (Robertson, 2014)

Sept 15 (Wk 2)

"Designing Systems" (Chpt 1) from Atomic Design (Frost, 2016)

Sept 22 (Wk 3)

"Atomic Design Methodology" (Chpt 2) from Atomic Design (Frost, 2016)

Sept 29 (Wk 4)

"Thinking in Versions" (Chpt 1) from Git for Humans (Demaree, 2016)

Oct 6 (Wk 5)

"Responsible Design" (Chpt 1) from Responsible Responsive Design (Jehl, 2014)

Oct 13 (Wk 6)

'Considering Accessibility' and 'Disabilities and Impairments' (Chpt 1 & 2) from Accessibility for Everyone (Kalbag, 2017)

Oct 20 (Wk 7)

'Getting Set Up' and 'Understanding Data Types' (Chpt 1 & 2) from JavaScript for Web Designers (Marquis, 2016)

Oct 27 (Wk 8)

Let's talk about design portfolios" (Fosco)
"The Worst Portfolio Ever" (Cornell)

Nov 3 (Wk 9)

You Don't Know JS by Kyle Simpson (recommended reading)

Nov 10 (Wk 10)

Pages 9-59 from SASS for Web Designers (Cederholm, 2013)

Nov 17 (Wk 11)

No readings

Nov 24 (Wk 12)

No readings

Dec 1 (Wk 13)

No readings