Posts tagged as Self-Guided Skills Assignment


Skills Project: Update 1

February 07, 2019

For my self-guided skills development, I chose to learn the basics of python with a focus in data visualization. The majority of my time will be spent learning the basic aspects of python and with ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Curriculum

February 08, 2019

I am interested in building upon my existing web development skills, primarily in the areas of design, web applications, as well as data visualizations. Within these 3 categories I have narrowed do ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Curriculum

February 08, 2019

For my self-guided project, I am going to focus on data visualization, and specifically trying to create an interactive map with D3.

1. Finding geographic data that would work well with D ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and List

February 08, 2019

I want to focus on data visualization to help improve my website I build now and in the future. I enjoy fact finding and want to build a few websites to use for my portfolio. I do better with ... [Read More]


Skills Development Project: Initial Curriculum

February 08, 2019

Since my background coming into this class is more on the writing and storytelling side, I wanted to make sure that my self-guided skills work would help me learn more about the computing and progr ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Initial Curriculum

February 08, 2019

Over the course of the next few weeks, I am interested in becoming more knowledgeable on the topic of music and website design, and integrating these two subjects to make a new project. From these ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Initial Curriculum

February 08, 2019

For my self-guided skills project, I'm hoping to create a website that helps me to put together a portfolio of photographs. The main focal area of this project will be web design - particularly ... [Read More]


20 hours to last a lifetime (Proposal for it, anyway)

February 08, 2019

Ever since I was a young child, I've been fascinated by stories.

While many people viewed them simply as a break from the real world, I see stories as more than that. While I do enjoy ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Curriculum (2nd version)

February 09, 2019

My project’s topic is going to be about the plastic pollution in the ocean. And focus of this project is going to be data visualization and web design. 

 

For th ... [Read More]


Lliana Hwang - Skills Development Update 1

February 09, 2019

  • I plan to make a portfolio website with a responsive design that’s compatible for desktop, laptop, and mobile devices.
  • subset skills: 

Skills Assignment Proposal

February 09, 2019

I want to learn how to better use Mapbox. Using it for my Pittsburgh dataset project was actually the first time I have used it so I'm sure there is a lot more I can do with it. I've always ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment Proposal and Curriculum

February 13, 2019

For the skills assignment I have chosen to explore special topics in html and css. I have found an online rescource through Pearson called "HTML and CSS in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Learn ... [Read More]


Lliana Hwang - Skills Development Update 2

February 13, 2019

https://llh41.github.io/homework/skills/index.html

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far?

My initial project focus was responsive web design but ... [Read More]


Skills Project: Update 2

February 15, 2019

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far?

My initial project focus was to was to learn the basics of python with a focus on data visualizati ... [Read More]


Update 2

February 15, 2019

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? Provide examples pertaining to narrowed the scope of your project and added specificity. 

 

My ... [Read More]


Update #2

February 15, 2019

Skills Assignment Worksheet Answers

1. My intial project was to collect the worlds population by each country and display it with tableau. I have resivsed it to include and compare e ... [Read More]


An Update.

February 15, 2019


Update 2: Skills Project

February 15, 2019

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? Provide examples pertaining to narrowed scope of your project and added specificity.

Inititally, I ... [Read More]


Skills Development Project: Reflection 2

February 15, 2019

Initial Impressions:

A majority my first few hours of practice for this project has consisted me poking around on my own site, trying to fix things that I had already wan ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment Reflection 1

February 16, 2019

So far I have learned how to do a few new things with Mapbox but I definitely have more to learn. I will have to make sure that I devote more time to learning the skill going forward because I kind ... [Read More]


update2

February 16, 2019

1.What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? Provide examples pertaining to narrowed the scope of your project and added specificity.

My initial project focus is ... [Read More]


Update 2: Reflection and Updated Github Pages Content

February 15, 2019

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? // My initial project focus was very broad. I knew I wanted to do something which connected music and web design, but I ... [Read More]


Update 1: Proposal and Initial Curriculum

February 18, 2019

For my skills project, I've decided to set myself with the task of learning good web design standards for accessibility. This topic was inspired by a discussion on navigating the DOM in my ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment Update

February 21, 2019

I am officially halfway done with the 20 hours i set aside for research on the skills assignment!!!

So far things are coming along wonderfully and I feel that I am able to follow the less ... [Read More]


Update 3

February 22, 2019

Over the past twenty hours of deliberate practice I have learned a great deal of new skills that will be invaluable not only towards my exploration of data-driven journalism through this course but ... [Read More]


Update 3: Reflection and Updated Github Content

February 22, 2019

This week I finished the remaining 10 hours of deliberate practice for the Self-Guided Skills Assignment, and I finally started working on applying what I’ve learned to my new GitHub page. My ... [Read More]


Skills Development Project: Reflection 3

February 22, 2019

Throughout this project, I decided to focus on web design because I already have a background in writing and composition, so I wanted to develop more skills on the digital side of this course. I ha ... [Read More]


Reflecting on my self-study

February 22, 2019

Hello all, I hope this blog post finds you well.

As you probably know, I've been working on a self-study project these past few weeks, and as my 20 hours of learning have drawn to a c ... [Read More]


Update 3: Skills Project

February 22, 2019

After the past 20-40 hours I've spent on this self-guided skills project over the last few weeks, I can honestly say that I've learned a lot, and I'm actually really proud of what I pro ... [Read More]


Skills Project: Update 3

February 23, 2019

The journey is finally over (minus a couple edits to the showcase items). I have spent 20 hours learning python and much more than that trying to get my python codes to work properly. Overall, I fo ... [Read More]


Lliana Hwang - Skills Development Update 3

February 23, 2019

Now that the skills development is nearing the end, I realize I still could’ve further revised my plan. The plan of trying to learn web design in a week, and then designing in another, learn ... [Read More]


update3

February 23, 2019

 

At this point of this experience, I am a bit surprised to find out that I quite enjoyed this whole experience, especially during the latter part when I finally had some control ove ... [Read More]


Blog Post #3

February 23, 2019

This project was, for the most part, fun to do since I was able to pick the topic I wanted to work and not be extremely restricted on what I was allowed to talk about. The part I had the most fun w ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment: Update 3

February 25, 2019

I have now completed the Self Guided Skills Assingment 20 hours of research on special topics in HTML/CSS

Learning is defined to be he acquisition of knowledge or skills through expe ... [Read More]


Update 4: Final Github Pages Content with Skills Log and Showcase Items

February 25, 2019

This week for my Self-Guided Skills Assignment, I put in the most work out of the three weeks I spent on the assignment. When viewing my learning log (link it), you will see that I logged over 30 h ... [Read More]


Update 4: Learning Log and Final Webpage

February 25, 2019

This assignment has taught more patience than I thought I was capable of. It was definitely frustrating at times. Typically, I like to give myself a little time and space away from the source of my ... [Read More]


update4

February 26, 2019

By far, I have completed the 20 hours self-guided skill assignment. Overall, I think this whole process was fun and even exciting when the final end was approaching. For someone who has never typed ... [Read More]


Update 4: Final Update

February 26, 2019

This week, I had the opportunity to consolidate each skill that I have learned over the past week into a single project and built my website for this project entirely using React.JS. I am quite pro ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment Update 4

February 26, 2019

You can view my final project at http://www.mdg61-pdc-spring.com/pdc/index.html !

I think that my final project is a great representation at just how much you can do with CSS and HTML. It ... [Read More]


Skills Assignment Blog Post 2

February 27, 2019

1.) What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? Provide examples pertaining to narrowed the scope of your project and added specificity.

My initial focus of the p ... [Read More]