Writing Assignment

For this assignment, you will need to have read the two books assigned for the course.

Additionally, read this chapter of the Web Project Guide

Throughout their book, Hane and Atheron use the running example of designing a content model for the Information Architecture Summit conference. They spend a significant part of the book detailing the process behind this design, and explaining the model. This model is detailed in multiple places in Chapters 5 through 8.

You will submit a document relating the IA Summit model to a hypothetical CMS as described in Barker’s book. Assume you have a CMS that maximally fulfills all 23 evaluation criteria in Barker’s book. How would you use these features to configure a CMS to support the model described by Hane and Atherton?

Your document should:

There are no restrictions on structure. You can submit a narrative, a set of matrices, etc. – so long as the information is clear and complete.

This assignment is due by the day of the final lecture.