GDES-200 fall 2017 · American University Design
Instructor: David Ramos ( · office hours )

Consider ways of telling stories about quantitative and qualitative information, and observe your own use of digital/networked media.

Part I: Observation

Spend 72 hours observing and taking notes on your use of social media, screen-based communications, or the web. You might look narrowly—one service or site—or at a whole category. Be able to express your 72 hours in three or more variables.

You could also do longer than 72 hours, perhaps looking at past data.

Example combinations of variables:

Part II: Making

Create an information graphic that tells the story of your 72 hours.