Teaching Material Flagged for Abuse
  • This teaching material has been flagged as violating the Terms of Use.

The Design Dojo (3 years of gamification)

Posted on May 22, 2014 by Kevin McMahon Last updated on Jun 8, 2017
5 5,953
  • 5/5 | 7 Ratings
Subject
Graphic Design
Age Levels
15-16, 17-18, Post-Secondary
Type
Assessment
Keywords
Design dojo, the design dojo
Products Used
  • Muse
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Photoshop
  • Edge Animate
  • After Effects
  • Adobe Spark
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign

Description

Logo for The Design Dojo

For 3 years I have taught my Graphic Design 1 and 2 classes using an easy-to-employ, gamified format. All you need are: a website, a clear set of rules, a blog, and a some mastery challenges to keep it compelling (and get better work).

For the rationale, rules and format, visit:

http://thedesigndojo.org/the-dojo-way.htm

Enjoy,

Kevin

Additional Information

Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
Timing
  • 1-2 Hours
  • 1+ Day
  • 1+ Week
  • 1+ Month
  • Semester
  • Year
Technical Expertise
  • Rookie
  • Novice
  • Intermediate
  • Pro
  • Expert
  • 5/5 | 7 Ratings
All Comments (5)

sandro c mendes

Posted on Aug 4, 2014 - Permalink

Falou em "dojo" eu curto! #oss Well done!

katherine Yamashita

Posted on Jun 29, 2014 - Permalink

Great concept. Great lessons! Thanks.

Kathy

Denise Webb

Posted on Jun 17, 2014 - Permalink

Thanks so much for sharing this amazing website/lessons. I can't wait to try this with my students this fall!

Judy Durkin

Posted on Jun 4, 2014 - Permalink

Wowie Kazowee! What an incredible website with terrific resources. Thank you thank you

Mike Skocko

Posted on May 23, 2014 - Permalink

Count me as a big fan of the Design Dojo, and its Sensei, Kevin McMahon. A true classroom of the future!

Plus I love the black belt challenge. I confess to having developed a severe case of benign envy for your skills, Sensei. :)