Data Vis 2018.01: Examples, Histories, Tools.

Announcements While you’re waiting for class to begin, please take a look at the links as food for thought. Example Vis: Transit Visualization Client, Conversation Concept Map, MIT ML Pantheon Example Data Source: Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), NYC Open Data Example application of data visualization: The Next America, The Search for High Energy Cosmic Rays, ProPublica Data Example […]

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Data Vis Syllabus 2018

Data Visualization For The Community [Formerly Data Visualization from 2D to 4D] DM-GY 9103-C, Fall 2018 Prof. Arlene Ducao, arlduc [at] nyu.edu Thursdays, 3:30-6:20 PM 2 Metrotech, Room 820 Overview What is data visualization? Why and how do we do it? Who do we do it for? This course will take you through the process […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 14: Final Presentations.

Announcements Reminder of Final Presentation Requirements: Your presence in class. 10 minutes of presentation. Start with your final object and story (~5 min) Walk us through the ideation, iteration, and prototyping process of the past several weeks (~5 min) A slideshow (e.g. powerpoint, keynote, google slides) is recommended. 5 minutes discussion with guest critics and […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 13: Last check-ins, Storytelling.

Announcements Final Presentation Requirements: Your presence in class. 10 minutes of presentation. Start with your final object and story (~5 min) Walk us through the ideation, iteration, and prototyping process of the past several weeks (~5 min) A slideshow (e.g. powerpoint, keynote, google slides) is recommended. 5 minutes discussion with guest critics and class. I’ll […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 12: Prototyping->Persona->Storytelling.

Announcements Tribeca Immersive Arcade More CAD software: https://www.vectary.com/ https://www.3dslash.net/ Final Project requirements are now updated. Note the Bibliography (non-annotated) requirement. Final Deliverables are now updated. You must be present and on-time at the final class on May 4. Final Deliverables are due on your website and Google drive on May 6 @ 10AM. Extra credit (10 […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 11: Makerspace and Makers.

Announcements Note: sketches are important, but if you plan to make a physical object(s), be sure to start prototyping physical objects. Final Project requirements are now updated. Note the Bibliography (non-annotated) requirement. Final Deliverables are now updated. You must be present and on-time at the final class on May 4. Final Deliverables are due on your […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 10: Lo-Fi, VR CAD, Basic Electronics.

Announcements Final Requirements Thing Message Process  Challenges/grants Nike Circular Design Challenge NYU Makerspace $50 Mini-grant (use NYU ID to see form) Spaces NYU Makerspace blog MAGNET Fabspace NYU Leslie Lab prototyping room NYU La Guardia Studio Books: The Three-Body Problem, The Left Hand of Darkness 1st Half Submissions Agenda Updates: your timelines, plans, & tests […]

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Ideation and Prototyping Session 9: Intro to Prototyping

Announcements Midterm grades MAGNET fabspace: Today Tandon Makerspace: April 12 Prototyping in VR? Agenda Prototyping Overview Review: Remember all the tools you already have: moodboard, storyboards, sketching, photo documentation, “brainwriting” with post-its (good for collaboration), animatics, etc. Prototyping: works like / feels like / looks like MIT lecture Prototyping module. cardboard, clay, paper, legos. Techniques: Instructables […]

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NYU Ideation and Prototyping Sesssion 08: Midterm Presentations

Announcements Now Available: Midterm Grade Sheet Reminder: Submit Self-Assessment Agenda 11:05-11:15 Part 1 Introduction: David Briggs 11:15-11:30 Hayao Miyazaki by Christine Choe, Sean Choi, & Joris Kwong 11:30-11:45 Frida Kahlo by Nic Parada & Zhi Jia Peh 11:45-12:00 Martin Luther King, Jr. by Ray Lim & Nathan Smith 12:00-12:15 Steve Jobs by Isaac Lee & Eric Modzelewski 12:15-12:20 Part 1 Closing […]

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NYU Ideation and Prototyping Session 7: Final Midterm Prep

Announcements Midterm project is due after break Creator presentations: No laptops or phones allowed. Please review class policy on Technology Use in the Classroom in the syllabus. Guest critics for midterm Bibliography polish: spelling, grammar, title/author (yourselves), alphabetize, MLA format. Make sure each citation has an author! Purdue OWL: Annotated Bibliography. See samples and MLA format […]

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