Syllabus

  class/event assigned due
Sep 8
Wed

Team signup (absolutely, most definitely required! We do not use registrar section assignments)

Design Notebook

 
Sep 10
Fri
Creativity strategies Theme
Tutorial: Idea sketching 5-6 PM in 1-390.

Idea Fair

Ideation Deliverable

Sep 11
Sat

Team signup

due at 5 PM

  class/event assigned due
Sep 13
Mon
Lecture 3: Team building
Balloon Challenge Montage
Event: Idea Fair 7-8 PM, rooms TBA.
Tutorial: Slack and Project Management 4:15-5 PM, 3-370
slides
Sep 14-16
Tue-Thu

Ideation Deliverable

due at start of lab
Sep 15
Wed

Treasure Hunt

Timesheets

Sep 16
Thu
Workshop: Setting up your team for success 7:00-7:45 PM in Pappalardo.
Meet the meta-yoda.

Treasure Hunt

due at noon
Sep 17
Fri
Franken-pitch generator
Workshop: Observing people 5 PM in 3-333.

Observation exercise

Idea presentations

  class/event assigned due
Sep 20
Mon
Resources: Poster Graphics video
Tutorial: Illustrator and Posters 7 PM in Pappalardo
Sep 21-23
Tue-Thu

Observation exercise

due at start of lab
Sep 22
Wed
Sep 23
Thu
Officer event: Credit card training noon via Zoom
Pitch practice sessions 6-10 PM in 3-370.
Poster mounting sessions 7-11 PM in Pappalardo.
Sep 24
Fri
Milestone 1: Idea presentations
Officer event: Story officer orientation 5 PM in Pappalardo

Milestone reflection

Timesheet submission

Idea presentations

due in class
  class/event assigned due
Sep 27
Mon
Resource: "What and Why of Sketch Models?" video Handout: What to Sketch Model?
Workshop: Introductory and Intermediate Microcontrollers 7:30-10 PM in Pappalardo

Sketch model review

Timesheet 1 submission

due by midnight

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
Sep 28-30
Tue-Thu

Design notebook, Milestone reflection

due in lab
Sep 29
Wed
Resource: Product benchmarking tables and examples
Sep 30
Thu
Officer event: RFP training noon via Zoom
Officer event: Yoda Workshop 7-8 PM in Pappalardo
Tutorial: Identifying and Understanding Users: Part I 7:30-8:30 PM in 4-153
Oct 1
Fri
Team planning and work period in Pappalardo
Staff will be available to answer sketch model questions.
Please review resources on Lecture 11: User Personas
  class/event assigned due
Oct 4
Mon
Lecture 12: Build it!
009 Teamwork Dance
Officer event: SI Team Communication Training 7-8 PM in 3-370
Workshop: Finding information 7 PM in The Nexus, 14S-130
Oct 5-7
Tue-Thu

Finalize team officers

Oct 6
Wed
No lecture due to review on Thursday evening
Oct 7
Thu
Milestone 2: Sketch model review
7-10PM

Sketch models

Oct 8
Fri
Build challenge in class

Milestone reflection

Timesheet submission

  class/event assigned due
Oct 11
Mon
No lecture: Indigenous people's day
Oct 12-14
Tue-Thu

Design notebook, Milestone reflection

due in lab
Oct 12
Tue
Officer event: Yoda check-in
Meta-Yoda meets with each team's yodas this week.

Timesheet 2 submission

due by midnight

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
Oct 13
Wed
"Bias in review" video, constructive, unbiased feedback recipe card, and success factors worksheet

Mockup review

Peer review 1

Oct 15
Fri
User needs document examples
Oct 16
Sat

Peer review 1

due by 5 PM
  class/event assigned due
Oct 18
Mon
Lecture 17: Scheduling
Resources: origami estimation exercise instructions & results, scheduling video
Tutorial: Patent searching 7 PM in The Nexus, 14S-130
Workshop: Advanced Electronics Part 1: Design 7:30-10 PM in Pappalardo
Oct 19-21
Tue-Thu
Oct 20
Wed
No lecture
Oct 21
Thu
Milestone 3: Mockup review
7-10 PM

Mockups

Oct 2
Fri
Resources: Tejime, G'Day Framework

Team code of values

Milestone reflection

Timesheet submission

  class/event assigned due
Oct 24
Sun

Team code of values draft

due by midnight
Oct 25
Mon
Workshop: Moderating design disputes 7-8 PM in 3-370

Assembly review

Timesheet 3 submission

due by midnight

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
Oct 26
Tue

Final team code of values

due at noon
Oct 26-27
Tue-Thu

Design notebook, Milestone reflection

due in lab
Oct 27
Wed
Design for Assembly exercise results
Oct 28
Thu

Peer review 2

opens at 1 PM

Oct 29
Fri

Team review A

  class/event assigned due
Nov 1
Mon
Assembly review, part 1
Workshop: Product naming 7 PM in Pappalardo
Workshop: Advanced Electronics Part 2: Fabrication 7:30-10 PM in Papparlardo

Assembly (4 teams - Red, Green, Blue, Yellow)

Results

Nov 2
Tue

Peer review 2

due by 9 AM

Team review A

due by 9 AM
Nov 2-4
Tue-Thu
Nov 3
Wed
Assembly review, part 2

Milestone reflection

Timesheet submission

Assembly (4 teams - Orange, Pink, Purple, Silver)

Results

Nov 4
Thu
Industrial design consultations 1 6-10 PM (30 min/team) in Pappalardo team areas
Nov 5
Fri
Workshop: Confident speaking 3-5 PM in W16-033

Technical review

Timesheet 4 submission

due by midnight

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
  class/event assigned due
Nov 8
Mon
Consultation: Business models, concepts 6-10 PM (30min/team) in Pappalardo South Conference Rm
Tutorial: Product costing 7-8:30 PM in Pappalardo North Conference Rm
Officer event: Yoda check-in this week, by appt.

Final presentation

Nov 9-11
Tue-Thu

Design notebook, Milestone reflection

due in lab
Nov 10
Wed
Lecture 27: Debugging
Inattentional blindness
Nov 11
Thu
Veteran's day: Team areas accessible
Nov 12
Fri
No lecture
  class/event assigned due
Nov 15
Mon
No lecture
Milestone 5: Technical review 7-10 PM

Timesheet submission

Technical review

Nov 16
Tue

Peer review 3

Team review B

Final design review

Nov 16-18
Tue-Thu
Nov 17
Wed

Product sheet

Timesheet 5 submission

due by midnight
Nov 18
Thu
Set design meeting
Afternoon (20 min/team)
Workshop: Designing for Diversity 7-8:30 PM in 3-333
Nov 19
Fri
Lecture 29: Team filming for final presentation
Consultation: Final design review
2:30-6:30 PM (30 min/team)

Milestone reflection

Final design

due by scheduled review time
  class/event assigned due
Nov 21
Sun
Workshop: Product experience and storytelling 4-5:30 PM in 3-333

Peer review 3

due by 12 PM

Team review B

due by 12 PM
Nov 22
Mon
No lecture
Consultation: Industrial design 2 6:30-8:30 PM in team areas
Nov 23
Tue

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
Nov 23-24
Tue-Wed
Lab 11: Getting things in order (optional)
Nov 24
Wed
No lecture
Nov 25
Thu
Thanksgiving holiday
Nov 26
Fri
Thanksgiving holiday
  class/event assigned due
Nov 29
Mon
Tutorial & Consultation: Logo design 6-9 PM (1 hr presentation, 15 min/team consultation) in 3-370
Consultation: Business model details 6-10 PM (30 min/team), Pappalardo South Conference Room
Consultation: Product costing details 7-9ish PM (40 min presentation, 1 hr open help time), Pappalardo North Conference Room
Nov 30
Tue
Presentation drop-in hours 2-5 PM in Pappalardo
Set update meeting 3-5 PM (15min/team) in Pappalardo team areas
Nov 30-Dec 2
Tue-Thu
Dec 1
Wed
No lecture
Dec 2
Thu
Dec 3
Fri
No lecture
Practice: Final presentation practice sessions
5:10-9:50 PM (35min/team) in 3-370
Dec 4
Sat
Filming: Final Class Film Shoot
6:30-7:00 PM at Kresge Oval
  class/event assigned due
Dec 5
Sun
Practice: Final presentation practice sessions
10:00 AM-2:00 PM (30min/team) in 3-370
Final presentation rehearsal 4:00-10:30 PM (45min/team) in Kresge Auditorium

Digital brochure and product shot

due by 5 PM
Dec 6
Mon
No lecture
Slide upload 11:00 AM-12:20 PM in Pappalardo
Slide testing 1:00-3:35 PM (15min/team)
Dec 7-9
Tue-Thu
No labs
Dec 7
Tue

Milestone reflection

Timesheet submission

Dec 8
Wed
No lecture

Peer review 4

Design notebook, Milestone reflection

due in lab

Timesheet 6 submission

due by midnight

Digital notebook submission

due by midnight
Dec 9
Thu
Talk: How to start and run a design firm 4:00-5:00 PM in Pappalardo North Conference Rm
Dec 10
Fri

Peer review 4

due by midnight
  class/event assigned due
Dec 14
Tue
Instructors: Grades meeting 12 PM