Evolution of Information Design Wk #2 – January 17, 2011 – J208

10:00 - 10:10 - Introduction – Attendance
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Today’s Class overview

10:00-10:30 - Early Forms of Communication lecture

10:30 – 10:45 - Completion of Timeline, Presentations by Student Pairings

10:45-11:00 - Information Design Artifacts Show + Share, Connect Artifacts to Timeline

11:00-11:15 - Break

11:15 -12:00 Working in groups of 4, discuss the reading and your written responses, noting the similarities and differences in your critiques

based on this analysis prepare a condensed summary of your collected findings which include/consider the following;
- A concise general overview of the piece
- Key points and their significance vis-à-vis the advancement of communication, societal development and the evolution of Information Design
- Insights that warrant further study, possibly as a major paper inquiry
- Identify key points in the article framed as possible exam questions

12:00-12:30 - Presentation of Group Reflections to Class, Students hand in group summation and a copy of their individual reflections.

12:30- 12:45 - Ted Talks, Pavra Mistry

12:45 - Assignment of Reading #2 accessed through the Weekly Reading List page on Wiki.