Library workshops: Digital and Maker Skills Series (Oct 2019)

Date: 
08/10/2019 to 16/10/2019

The Library will organise the following workshops on Digital and Maker Skills in October 2019 to enhance your digital knowledge.  All CUHK students and staff are welcome to join.

Guest speaker: Prof. Bernard SUEN

 

Workshop1: Introduction to Web Publishing for Non-programmer

  • Host your website for Free on Github
  • Use Airtable for data management, analysis and tracking
  • Display data query results in Calendar, Kanban, Gallery and Form views
  • Sharing Airtable data and views with others
  • Master Bootstrap web templates and Pingendo 2 for web design and publishing
  • Chart your data with Data-wrapper
  • Set up Google Analytics for website tracking
  • Analyse site traffic to study audience, acquisition, behaviour and conversion

Date: 9 Oct 2019 (Wed)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Registration: please click here

 

Workshop 2: Introduction to HTML 5 Web Animation for Non-programmer

  • The demise of Flash animation on the web
  • Why develop HTML 5 animation using Hippani Animator?
  • Understand the Hippani Animator workspace
  • Create and edit an object and add it to the library
  • Create movement using the timeline and frames
  • Add sound, image, and text to the animation
  • Create a film loop and control animation playback using buttons and pre-built scripts
  • Export Hippani animation to HTML

Date: 11 Oct 2019 (Fri)
Time: 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.     2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Registration: please click here

 

Workshop 3: Introduction to IoT for Non-programmer

  • What is IoT? Why should people bother to know about it?
  • Why using Micro:bit for learning IoT?
  • Power up the Micro:bit for connection to a computer
  • Communicate with Micro:bit through visual programming
  • Transfer program code to the Micro:bit
  • Learn to use sensors available on the Micro:bit board (light, temperature, accelerometer, and compass)
  • Control button and LED
  • Connect Micro:bit to smartphone and Internet for data communication

Date: 16 Oct 2019 (Wed)
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Venue: MakerSpace, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library
Registration: please click here

 

For enquiries, please email to dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk or liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk.

 

Library workshops: Digital and Maker Skills Series (Oct 2019)