Schedule

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Date

Think

Do

Unit 1: Context, Information, & Knowledge

Week 1: Introductions
Jan 8 introductions
Week 2: Information & Communities
Jan 15

Unit 2: Computational Methods

Week 3:  Context and Introduction to Text Mining
Jan 22
Week 4: Classifying 
Jan 29
  • Morville. Categories & Connections
  • Bowker & Star. Chs. 1 & 2.
  • 798: Omizo & Hart-­‐Davidson. Hedge-­‐O-­‐Matic.
Week 5: XA & Semantics
Feb 5
  • Potts & Salvo. Introduction.
  • Potts & Salvo. Ch. 2.
  • Hinton. Part III.
Due Friday: “Prepare” Final

Better Web Scraper Tutorials

Week 6:  Information, Coordination, & Rhetoric 
Feb 12
  • Bowker & Star. Chs. 3 & 4.
  • 798: Potts & Salvo. Ch. 11.
  • Potts & Salvo. Ch. 12.
Week 7: Classification and Labor 
Feb 19 Due Friday: “Visualize” submission
Week 8: Mid Term and Peer Review Lab
Feb 26
  • Bowker & Star,  Ch. 7
  • Potts. Ch. 1
  • Review Wiki
Due Friday: Helpful Feedback
Week 9: Why Classification Matters
Mar 5
  • Bowker & Star, Chs. 9 & 10
  • Morville. Culture.
  • Potts. Ch. 2
  • Due Friday: “Visualize” resubmission

Spring Break

March 11 – 15

Unit 3: Information Architecture (IA)

Week 10:   IA Approaches
Mar 19
  1. Potts & Salvo. Ch. 3.
  2. Potts & Salvo. Ch. 9.
  3. Hinton. Part V.
  4. Covert. Chs. 1 & 2.

Due Friday: “Design” submission

Week 11: Wayfinding & Peer Review Lab
Mar 26
  • Morville. Connections & Cultures.
  • 798: Potts. Ch. 4
  • 798: Potts & Salvo. Ch. 7.
Due Friday: Helpful Feedback
Week 12: Wayfinding con’d
Apr 2
  • Morville. Limits
  • Potts. Ch. 6
Due Friday: “Design” resubmission
Week 13: Objects & Metadata
Apr 9 Due Friday: “Propose” submission
Week 14: Peer Review Lab
Apr 16
  • Peer texts
Due Friday: Helpful Feedback
Week 15: Views & Beyond
Apr 23 Due Friday: “Propose” resubmission