Week 2 : What Makes A Good App?

28 Jun


  • Lecture (with some  GeekSpeak)
  • Guest Speaker : Brad Ellis
  • Your Picks : what and why
  • Analysis: iPhone app for health – pdf


Quote from Tim Berners-Lee:

Anyone who slaps a ‘this page is best viewed with Browser X’ label on a Web page appears to be yearning for the bad old days, before the Web, when you had very little chance of reading a document written on another computer, another word processor, or another network.

Guest Speaker

Your Picks : What and Why

Analysis: iPhone App For Health

Assignments for Next  11 Days

Due 9 am 5 July (Monday)

  • Student blog : three online resources for the communicator who wants to “stay up” on developments in mobile — link resources on our resource page. This is part of our learning community and relates to the third learning outcome.

Due 9 am 9 July (Friday)

  • Student blog: analysis of three applications (same theme) that you like and three that you don’t with explanation of why (evidence!) including screen captures (Kathy can show you how to capture screen image on iPhone). This is prep for Saturday’s workshop and ties directly to group project work and the first learning outcome. Example.

Regularly scheduled assignments:


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