Continue working on developing your modeling skills in Maya.
Follow the linked tutorial to master the proper steps in modeling a basic low-poly building. This will be an exercise in developing and adding onto the skills that you attained in the last tutorial. We will also begin discussing modeling in this tutorial.
Post daily progress snips to your blog as you work through the videos. Make sure to write brief descriptions for each post that contains which steps, techniques, and tools that you utilized that day.
To research key figures and their impacts on the computer industry.
Your assignment is to select one of the individuals listed on the sheet shared in class to do a research presentation on. The presentation will be in google slides and must be between 5-7 minutes in length MAX. Yes you must include relevant pictures, and bonus points for embedding a short video related to your person. The topics that you cover will vary depending on the person, but the document shared in class has a few things that everyone must cover at the minimum. There are probably other things that you should also address in addition to this list, so do not simply make a slide for each of the listed and expect an A. These are merely guidelines to get you started.
The completed presentation is due by the end of class on Wednesday. The class will present on Thursday and Friday.
Apply your skills with MS PowerPoint to create an auto-biographical presentation for the class.
Use the knowledge and skills that you have received over the last week to demonstrate your understanding of Microsoft PowerPoint. You will create a slide deck containing slide transitions, simplistic animations, and a designed theme about yourself that includes the following information. You will have between 3-5 minutes to give your presentation at the end of the week.
an image of you
About your family including pets (use images)
Any other things that you would like us to know about you
Your finished PowerPoint needs to be added to your google drive folder by the end of the day on Thursday. Make sure to save as LASTNAME_(ASSIGNMENT NAME) into your H: drive, and upload to your shared google drive folder. We will begin presentations in class on Friday.
Demonstrate the ability to review and summarize a selected board game; examining intent, form, and functionality.
Write an Inception Document for the game that you evaluated last week. We reviewed the example document as a class, use your notes to make sure that you include all necessary elements in your document.
We will continue with other forms of documentation this week.
Create an original video review of a video game that you have never played before.
You have been given the greenlight to create a review over one of the many video games that are currently out on the market.
As an individual or as a group of two, you will create a video review over your chosen game. (All game choices must be approved by the instructor.)
This document will walk you through the proper steps of planning and creating your review.
You will submit the game choice to instructor by the end of the first week of the current six weeks and the completed review will be uploaded and presented on the last Tuesday of the current six weeks.