Bill Manaris : Fall 2016 / CSIS 672 Homework 2

Assigned Date: Wednesday, Sep. 14, 2016
Due Date: Wednesday, Sep. 21
Due Time: 5:20pm (10 mins before class)

Last modified on September 16, 2016, at 04:55 PM (see updates)

This is a group assignment - you must work in teams of 2 or 3. See course collaboration policy for details.


This may be the first phase of the semester project.

Develop an innovative user interface for an application utilizing a computer and/or a smartphone.


For this assignment you are to specify the following:

This assignment requires no traditional implementation (i.e., coding), but is full of important, meaningful implementation activities that will set the stage for what follows. Be very attentive and careful. Your success depends on the quality you infuse to your product / idea at this stage.


Produce a report (PDF), with the above outline.

As usual start with:



Grading will be based on your ability to carefully and succinctly identify the above key points.

Grading will also be based on the quality of your evaluation of others' work (e.g., 10% to 20% of your grade).


  1. Submit your report in class on the due date to be graded.
  2. Also upload it on OAKS in PDF format.

To be eligible for full credit you must follow these instructions carefully.

Relevant Quote

"Any amount of work can be done in any amount of time... only the quality varies." ~Joao Meidanis


The specs for this assignment have been influenced by a similar project at the Univ. of Victoria. More info available upon request.

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