Fall/Spring Sequence

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Course Schedule/Deliverables and Project Information (at bottom)

 

Fall Semester 2022

Date Day Topic/Deliverable Link to Documents
8/23 Tu GENERAL SESSION #1 (JEB 104) - Introduction
                 - Course Overview/Expectations (All instructors)
                 - Course Schedule (Swenson)
                 - Project Options and Assignment Process (Swenson)
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Project List
8/25 Th GENERAL SESSION #2 (JEB 104) - Project Fair Setup & Logistics
                                       Bid Portfolios (Swenson)
 
8/30 Tu GENERAL SESSION #3 (Zoom - Breakout Rooms) - Project Fair
                                
(3:30 - 5:00 pm)
Capstone Hall
9/1 Th GENERAL SESSION #4 (JEB 104) - Team Assignment Plans (Swenson)
                             - Product Development Process (Maughan)
                             - Logbooks and Project Portfolios (Beyerlein)
                             - Project Learning (Qualls)
DUE: Project Bid Portfolio (bring to class)
Bid Portfolio Template
9/6 Tu GENERAL SESSION #5 (Pitman/Vandal Ballroom) Team Assignments
      - Instructor/Mentor Introductions (Maughan/Chachchoukh/Qualls)
      - Kickoff Activity
Kickoff Activity -
Team Formation
9/8 Th GENERAL SESSION #6 (JEB 104) - Client Interviews (Qualls)
                             - Product Requirements (Perry)
                             - Value Proposition (Swenson)
DUE: Completed Team Contract (to your lead instructor)
Team Contract Template
9/13 Tu GENERAL SESSION #7 (JEB 104) - Project Management (Swenson)
                             - Project Budgeting & Purchasing (Swenson)
                             - Resources Available (Swenson)
                             - Design Validation Plan (Maughan)
 
by 9/13 Tu DUE: 1st Instructor/Team meeting completed w/minutes circulated  
by 9/20 Tu DUE: Client Visit & Interview (w/ lead instructor)  
9/20 Tu GENERAL SESSION #8 (JEB 104) - Snapshot Day #1 Expectations
                                                 (Swenson)
 
by 9/22 Th DUE: Project Definition (to lead instructor), including:
    Product Requirements Document (PRD)
    Project Value Proposition 
PRD Templates
(Word), (Excel)
Value Proposition Examples (A), (B)
by 9/27 Tu DUE: Logbook (w/review form) Logbook Self Review
by 10/4 Tu DUE: Project Plan (to lead instructor), including:
    Project Schedule for both Fall & Spring
    DRAFT Budget estimates for Fall & Spring
    Design Validation Plan (DVP)
Sch. Template (Excel)
Budget Template

DVP Template
10/5 Wed UI CAREER FAIR (ASUI Kibbie Activity Center) 2:00 - 6:00 pm
  www.uidaho.edu/current-students/career-services/career-fairs/fall
 
10/6 Th PCB Design, Manufacturing, and Assembly (JEB 104)
         ECE students required, other discipline students are optional
 
10/11 Tu GENERAL SESSION #9 (Zoom - Breakouts) - Snapshot Day #1
                                
Virtual Poster Presentations
Attend at least 3 other team's presentations
Poster template
10/13 Th DUE: Portfolio (to lead instructor) Portfolio Rubric
10/18 Tu GENERAL SESSION #10 (JEB 104) - Snapshot Day Reflection (Swenson)
                          - Concept Design Review Expectations (Swenson)
                          - Team Member Citizenship (Bolden)
 
by 11/11 Fr DUE: Concept Design Review (with your client and lead instructor) Concept Review Rubric
by 11/11 Fr DUE: Attend at least two design reviews from other team
 
     (Pro Tip: Attending others before your own is a good strategy)
 
    Early Reminder: Remember to Apply for Graduation by Jan. 25!  
11/17 Th DUE: Logbook (w/review form) & Portfolio (to lead instructor) Logbook Self Review
Portfolio Rubric
11/18 Fr DUE: Team Member Citizenship
         (email MS Word copy to lead instructor)
TMC Template
11/21-25   Thanksgiving Holiday  
11/29 Tu GENERAL SESSION #11 (JEB 104) - Snapshot Day #2 Preparation
                                  - End of Semester Deliverables (Swenson)
 
12/2 Fr GENERAL SESSION #12 (GJ 102/108) - Snapshot #2 (8:30-10:15 am)                                   Storyboard Presentations  
by 12/9 Fr COURSE DELIVERABLES:
      Project Portfolio (to lead instructor)
Portfolio Rubric

Spring Semester 2023
Date Day Topic/Deliverable
1/12 Th Begin weekly meetings with your lead instructor
1/17 Tu GENERAL SESSION #1 (JEB 104) - Semester Schedule (Swenson)
                                               - Design Expo Registration (Alexiss Turner)
                                               - Value Proposition (Alexiss Turner)
                                               - Engineering Release Review Protocol (Maughan)
1/24 Tu DUE: Design Expo Registration (via link)
by 1/25 We DUE: Apply for Spring Graduation (if applicable)
2/14 Tu GENERAL SESSION #2 (JEB 104) - Engineering Release Review Progress (Swenson)
                                               - Snapshot #3 Expectations and EXPO forecast (Swenson)
                                               - Final Reports (Swenson)
                                               - Ethics (Swenson)
by 2/17 Fr DUE: Engineering Release Review (w/client & lead instructor)
by 2/17 Fr DUE: Attend at least two design reviews from other teams (preferably before your own)
3/7 Tu DUE: Team Portfolio (to lead instructor)
3/9 Th DUE: Logbook (w/ review form to lead instructor)
by 3/10 Fr DUE: Team Member Citizenship (email MS Word copy to lead instructor)
3/13-3/17   Spring Break
3/28 Tu GENERAL SESSION #3 (GJ 102 & 108) - Snapshot day #3 (3:30 - 4:45 pm)
                                
Storyboard and Hardware Presentations (EXPO rehearsal)
4/18
Tu GENERAL SESSION #4 (JEB 104) - Order of Engineers (Colberg)
                                               - EXPO Prep / Logistics / Judging (Swenson)
                                               - Recap Course Deliverables (Swenson)
4/23 Su DUE: Poster (templates: dark background or light background)
        Submit (PDF file) to both the Print Shop AND OneDrive
4/25 Tu GENERAL SESSION #5 (JEB 104) - Pick up your EXPO Name Badges (3:30 - 4:00 pm)
4/27-4/28 Th-Fr DESIGN EXPO (ICCU Arena & Zoom) - Student Instructions/Schedule
   Technical Presentations (Schedule) - Thurs. 2:00 - 5:00 pm (Zoom links)
   Booth/Poster Presentations (Map) - Fri. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (ICCU Arena)
   Technical Presentations (Schedule) - Fri. 2:00 - 5:00 pm (Zoom links)
DUE: Booth Display (with Poster) at ICCU Arena
DUE: Technical Presentation on Zoom
5/5 Fr DUE: COURSE DELIVERABLES:
     Team Member Citizenship - Pg. 1 only (email MS Word copy to lead instructor)
     Final hardware/software (approved for shipment to client)
     Design Report/Project Portfolio (approved by lead instructor)
     Project Poster (delivered to lead instructor)
     Work Area Check-Out (approved by staff member in charge of your work area)
     Electronic Archive/File Management (approved by lead instructor)    


2022-2023 Project Information

Project Fair is Aug. 30, 2022 (3:30 - 5:00 pm) via Zoom

Capstone Hall (with Breakout Rooms)

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