Main Task Select and undertake an in-depth evaluation of the following website: Website: http://www.newsweek.com/ Upon the completion of the task, you are to provide a formal report documenting your critical evaluation of the website. The review is to be carried out within the context of responsive web design (RWD) and development principles. The report should draw particular attention to the interactive aspects and design aspects relating to responsiveness of the overall website. Support your critique with appropriate RWD principles.

 

 

What to Review The purpose of the report is to provide a critical evaluation of the nominated website and to support your observations and comments convincingly. The nominated website should be reviewed using Google Chrome’s device simulator. For the purpose and intention of this assessment, use only the device simulator for your reviews. This is to ensure that all students have access to consistent and identical review tools. Your review of the nominated website must be thorough and sufficiently comprehensive to include 5 different screen displays. The recommended settings are as follows. Students are free to select the different simulated device (in the Chrome device simulator) they would like to use for the reviews. (1) Large Display Generic notebook or desktop with display greater than 1280×768 pixels. (2) Medium Display Any mobile device with display approximately 480×640 to 700×960 pixels, in both landscape and portrait orientation. (3) Tiny display Any mobile device with display approximately 200×320 to 400×640 pixels, in both landscape and portrait orientation.

 

Format of Report For the purpose of this written assessment you are assumed to be a postgraduate student capable of producing a high quality report. As such, you should attempt at your best to reflect this quality in the preparation of the written assessment. As a minimum, the report should contain the following, but not limited to: (1) Introduction – State the purpose and objectives of the report. (2) Discussion – Build your arguments into a cohesive thread, presenting your observations and findings that you have collated from section (1) to (4) from ‘What to Include’ section. (3) Recommendation – This is the section where you present your recommendations. (4) Conclusion – Summarise your findings, consolidating and drawing attention to the main points of the report. (5) References. (6) Number of words: 3,000 (maximum) number of words. Your word count should include figure captions and references. Page formatting: A4 size paper, 2.5cm margins on all sides, single-sided page, single line spacing. Time Romans or New Time Romans font, 12pt font, saved as a single DOC or DOCX Microsoft Word document file. Name and submit the document file as WRIT_ASSN.DOC and WRIT_ASSN.DOCX. The document should be submitted to your Moodle course website submission portal. Please refer to your course website for more detailed instructions.

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