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Schaal, David Andrew

Senior Instructor

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courses taught

  • ATLS 2200 - Web
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Introduces techniques, technologies and concepts of web design and development through lectures, projects and critiques. Focuses technically on HTML, CSS and JavaScript as the primary web technologies. Contextualizes the technical and societal implications of the Internet through historical and critical perspectives.
  • ATLS 3150 - Universal Design for Digital Media
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022 / Fall 2022
    Focusing on the concepts of universal design and Web Standards, this course will address issues that occur at the nexus of web standards, Universal Design and the needs of persons with disabilities. Students will gain the expertise and skills to create media and web sites which are accessible, usable and effective for all users and device platforms. Recommended prerequisite: some knowledge of creating web pages with either direct HTML coding or with web design software. Same as CSCI 3150.
  • ATLS 3200 - Sound
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Summer 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Summer 2021 / Spring 2022 / Summer 2022 / Fall 2022
    Introduces techniques, technologies and concepts of digital sound through lectures, projects and critiques. Focuses technically on digital sound creation, production, synthesis and interactivity. Explores various approaches to digital sound production through historical and conceptual perspectives.
  • ATLS 3519 - Special Topics in Technology, Arts, and Media
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Analyzes special interest areas of multidisciplinary technology, arts and media research and practice. May be repeated up to 21 total credit hours for different topics.
  • ATLS 4010 - Capstone Projects I
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    The focus of this advanced practicum course is the development of an individual thesis project. Specific class sessions will feature a combination of lectures, demonstrations, guest speakers, lab sessions, and critiques. This course also entails group work, portfolio development, critical theoretical readings, and a significant written component.
  • ATLS 4519 - Advanced Special Topics in Technology, Arts, and Media
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Spring 2022 / Fall 2022
    Analyzes special interest areas of multidisciplinary technology, arts and media research and practice. May be repeated up to 32 total credit hours.
  • CSCI 3150 - Universal Design for Digital Media
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022 / Fall 2022
    Focusing on the concepts of universal design and Web Standards, this course will address issues that occur at the nexus of web standards, Universal Design and the needs of persons with disabilities. Students will gain the expertise and skills to create media and web sites which are accessible, usable and effective for all users and device platforms. Recommended prerequisite: some knowledge of creating web pages with either direct HTML coding or with web design software. Same as ATLS 3150.

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