Project Schedule “Mixed Reality”

We are going to meet twice a week, Tuesday and Friday in room X 1.031 Zoom.
Thinkshop: Tuesday 9:00 – 12:15
Workshop: Friday 9:00 – 12:15

Week 0: 15.3. – 19.3.

  • Wednesday: 17.3.
    • Definitive List of Participants

Part 1: Inspiration: “My World”

Week 1: 22.3. – 26.3. – Short Project 1 “Window” (AR)

  • Tuesday: 23.3. Thinkshop
    • Lecture: “What this semester is about”
    • Conversation: “Your interests and goals”
    • Short Project 1: “Window”
  • Friday: 26.3. Workshop
    • Lecture: “Deliverables”
    • Tutorial: “Overview Software tools”
    • Tutorial: “Introduction Da Vinci & AfterEffects”

Week 2: 29.3. – 2.4. – Short Project 2 “Map” (MR)

  • Tuesday: 30.3. Thinkshop
    • Conversation: “Results Short Project 1 – Window”
    • Lecture 1: “Why we need to learn to speak properly”
    • Lecture 2: “Reductionism vs. Phenomenology”
    • Short Project 2: “Map”
  • Friday: 2.4. – No class – Easter Holidays

Week 3: 5.4. – 9.4. – Short Project 2 “Map” (MR)

  • Tuesday: 6.4. – No class – Easter Holidays
  • Friday: 9.4. Workshop
    • Tutorial 1: “Introduction Blender”
    • Tutorial 2: “Introduction Unity”

Week 4: 12.4. -16.4. – Short Project 2 “Map” (MR)

  • Tuesday: 13.4. Thinkshop
    • Lecture: “How to talk about new technology”
  • Friday: 16.4. Workshop
    • Lecture: “Prototyping für MR”
    • Tutorial: “How to build a world in Unity”

Week 5: 19.4. – 23.4. – Short Project 3 “Imaginary” (MR)

  • Tuesday: 20.4. Thinkshop
    • Conversation: “Results Short Project 2 Map”
    • Lecture: “Craft and Genius”
    • Short Project 3: Imaginary
  • Friday: 23.4. Workshop
    • Tutorial: “Coding in Unity”

Week 6: 26.4. – 30.4. – Short Project 3 “Imagination” (MR)

  • Tuesday: 27.4. Thinkshop
    • Conversation: “How do you design?”
    • Lecture 1: “Double Diamond & Agile”
    • Lecture 2: “Vorstellung vs. Wahrnehmung”
  • Friday: 30.4. Workshop
    • Task: Think about 1-3 topics for your project!

Part 2: Free Project “Mixed Reality”

Week 7: 3.5. – 7.5.

  • Tuesday: 4.5. Thinkshop
    • Conversation: “Results Project 3 Imaginary”
    • Lecture 1: “How to plan a project”
    • Lecture 2: “Tips for your project”
    • Conversation: “What do you want to make this semester?”
    • Task 1: Commit to 1 topic!
    • Task 2: Come up with 3 ideas!
  • Friday: 7.5. Workshop

Week 8: 10.5. – 14.5.

  • Tuesday: 11.5. Thinkshop
    • Critique: Ideation
    • Lecture: “Solution vs. experiment”
    • Task: Commit to 1 idea!
  • Friday: 14.5. – Workshop

Week 9: 17.5. – 21.5.

  • Tuesday: 18.5. Thinkshop
    • Critique: Rough Concept
    • Open Experiment – first experimental results and insights
    • Product Design – Problem Definition
  • Friday: 21.5. No class – Holidays

Week 10: 24.5. – 28.5.

  • Tuesday: 25.5. No class – Holidays
  • Friday: 28.5. Workshop
    • Exercise: “How to write a concept”

Week 11: 31.5. – 4.6.

  • Tuesday: 1.6. Thinkshop
    • Critique: Final Concept
  • Friday: 4.6. – Workshop

Week 12: 7.6. – 11.6.

  • Tuesday: 8.6. Thinkshop
    • Critique
  • Friday: 11.6. – Workshop

Week 13: 14.6. – 18.6.

  • Tuesday: 15.6. Thinkshop
    • Critique
  • Friday: 18.6. Workshop

Part 3: Publishing

Week 14: 21.6. – 25.6. – Writing

  • Tuesday: 22.6. Workshop
    • Lecture: “How to write a good text”
    • Exercise: Writing
  • Friday: 25.6. Workshop

Week 15: 28.6. – 2.7. – Online

  • Tuesday: 29.6. Workshop
  • Friday: 2.7. Workshop
    • Task: Prepare a presentation

Week 16: 5.7. – 9.7. – Presenting

  • Tuesday: 6.7. Workshop
    • Exercise: Present your project
  • Friday: 9.7. Presentation

You can find the project description here.