Web Design and Narrative

Course Number: 
DOCST 354S / 754S
Course Instructor: 
Chris Sims
Location: 
CDS, Bridges 104
Days and Times: 
Tu 3:05 p.m.-5:35 p.m.
Course Category: 
Multimedia
Course Type: 
Normal
Course Level: 
Intermediate
Crosslisting(s): 
ARTSVIS 364S
ISIS 354S
VMS 364S

Professional practices course for students in creative fields without a computer science background: for artists and documentarians to create robust web-based portfolios; for art historians to showcase curatorial and scholarly projects; for entrepreneurs to demonstrate ideas, concepts, and products to the public. Develop customized, individual websites using CMS platforms. Hone and workshop artistic/curatorial/product statements. Develop teaching philosophies, exhibition imagery, and video documentation of artistic, curatorial, or product talks. Publish a blog magazine on arts and innovation topics. Guest speakers visit the course on a regular basis to review the students’ work.