Information Architecture Week 5
QUIZ • Please put your books away and get ready for this week’s quiz.
AGENDA • The first half of this week is dedicated to working on your client pitch documents in class. • One-on-One meetings this week: • I want to check in with everyone to provide feedback and answer questions about how you are doing in all of your classes thus far this semester. • Critique: Client Pitches • We will have a formal critique where everyone will pitch their redesign projects.
READING ASSIGNMENT • Read the first part of Chapter 5 from Usability for the Web on information architecture: • Chapter 5: pgs. 120-155
ASSIGNMENT Due :: Week5 • Client Pitch Document • Create a client pitch presentation document in Power Point. Design the look and feel and create all of the content to be included in the pitch. This is a hypothetical document that you would bring to a hypothetical client meeting to win the business of redesigning their web site. Be prepared to present it during an in-class critique. Use Power Point’s notes functionality to prepare what you are going to say during the presentation. The presentation should be less than 10 minutes (5-7 minutes is ideal). • USE YOUR DESIGN SKILLS!! • Choose a good typeface • Design the layout of your presentation • Include the following: • Primary Goals/Objectives of the redesign • A summary of what is currently wrong with their present site • include results/scores from the full Forrester Test • include site interaction examples of their target users coming to the site • A list of new features that will play a major role in the redesign • Optional: Include any new technology that will play a major role in the redesign • Format: Microsoft Power Point Document • Post the Power point document on your class web page before the start of class