Spring 2016 Overview

Schedule

  • Weeks 1-4: Basics of the Full Stack
  • Week 5: Dev/Concept Collaboration
  • Week 6-7: Python and working with text
  • Week 8-10: Designing and fabricating a thing
  • Week 11-14: Final Self-Directed Project

Design

  • Visualizing data interactively by querying a database in a web site
  • Manipulating, analyzing, and displaying┬átext
  • Design a complete interactive, cloud-connected┬ádevice – form, electronics, code
  • Independent project

Technical

  • Build a simple server (Node.js) / client(Javascript/AJAX) system
  • Use a data-visualization library (e.g. d3.js)
  • Python – basics, using libraries
  • 3D printing and other fabrication techniques
  • Working with a cloud connected device (Particle Photon)