Assignment 1 WEB DESIGN PITCH AND PROPOSAL
Description Marks out of Wtg(%) Due date ASSIGNMENT 1 100.00 20.00 23 December 2015
This assignment must be your own work. It is acceptable to discuss course content with others to improve your understanding and clarify requirements, but solutions to assignment questions must be done on your own. You must not copy from anyone, including tutors and fellow students, nor allow others to copy your work. All Assignments will be checked using collusion monitoring tools to ensure that each assignment is the original work of the submitting student. Assignments that do not adhere to this requirement will be deemed as being the result of collusion or plagiarism. This may lead to severe academic penalties as outlined in USQ Policy Library: Academic Integrity Policy and Procedure. It is your own responsibility to ensure the integrity of your work. Refer to the USQ Policy Library for more details: ï‚· Academic Integrity Policy ï‚· Academic Integrity Procedure
In completing this assignment, you are expected to use available resources such as the practical activities in the study modules, the Course Study Desk â€“ especially the Discussion Forums (click the Study Desk link on UConnect â€“ ), as well as exploring and experimenting on your own.
Learning objectives and graduate skills tested
This assignment relates to your understanding of domain knowledge about a range of issues relating to electronic commerce, your ability to analyse and advise stakeholders about technical requirements for specific business contexts, and to demonstrate your capacity to communicate clearly with stakeholders a range of options that should be considered by a business in an online environment.
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1. Your web design consultancy company has been invited to tender for the design of a web site for a newly formed business/organization. 2. As part of the tender process you are required to present a proposal to the management team of the company. 3. If your proposal is eventually accepted, you will be asked to develop a prototype of your design in WordPress in Assignment 2. 4. The clientâ€™s business category/model will be supplied to you via email in the first week of the semester (along with your cloudaccess.net/WordPress credentials). 5. Your design proposal MUST address the specific and unique needs of the business category/model you have been assigned. You are also required to ensure that both your Assignments 1 and 2 meet the criteria to be classed within, and is directly related to, the business category assigned to you. Failure to do so will result in your assignments being rejected and no marks will be allocated to them. 6. You have been asked to do some preliminary research into the needs of the company and then demonstrate your capabilities and what you and your company can offer. 7. Your company has been told from the outset that the website must incorporate a highend and responsive web design that provides a great user experience while creating an atmosphere of trust and professionalism. 8. You sent the management of the business a questionnaire and interviewed them for more information about the project and their requirements. 9. You analysed the information they provided and promised to send them a proposal in the next few days. 10. Prepare a professional web design and development proposal in the form of a PowerPoint presentation (25-30 slides) that will inform and impress the client. 11. Include speakerâ€™s notes for each slide, as well as images, graphics, tables, animations, etc. where appropriate. 12. Do not include citations in your slides. Place all your sources of reference on your final slide.