AMERICAN STUDIES LAB

Last update 09/01/02

09/05: General introduction to working on/for the web.

09/12:
Basic HTML
NOTE: Whichever tutorial you use, please try to preview the materials up to Tables and Frames for this lab.
  • After class, install home page links to subordinate pages for 1) American Studies resources and 2) technical resources for web design. These will be the places where you can build both your personal resource base for doing American Studies and your toolkit for web design over the next two years.

    For next week, sign up for a section of Emma Goldman, Anarchism and Other Essays on the tagging sheet on my office door (Bryan 427); follow the directions and post your section to your homepage by next Wednesday.

    09/16:
    Intermediate HTML: Tables and Frames

    09/26:
    Scanning: Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and Photoshop I -- ASLAB

    Before the lab, sign up for one of the photoshop exercizes and one of the scanning exercises.

    Photoshop for the Web: Making Great GIFs

    10/03: Web Design -- ASLAB
    Also useful: A Designer's Sampler

    10/10: Dynamic Media: Audio and Video -- Clemons Media Center
    Also: Video Digitization: A Guide

    Before Class, sign up for one of the video exercises and one the audio exercises.

    10/17: Advanced Photoshop: Paul Volpe

    10/24:Tricks and Tools

    10/31: Open Lab

    11/07: Open Lab

    11/14: Open Lab

    11/21:Open Lab

    11/28:Workshop I

    12/05:Workshop II