Lab 13: Prototype Test

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  • Develop a user-testable prototype of your scenario.
  • Demonstrate your project prototype to the instructor.
  • Test other guild's scenario and offer suggestions for improvement

Academic Honesty

Read the Scholastic Honesty Policy and Quest and Lab Integrity policies of the syllabus. Here are some clarifications for this particular lab:

  • This is a solo lab that you must complete individually.
  • You may discuss the code with other students for this lab.
  • You must type all the code yourself and not copy from another student.

Lab Specifications

Solo Lab Work (due start of class Tuesday 5/5/2020)

  1. Make sure you have completed the exercises from lesson 13 as they are submitted as part of this lab.
  2. Complete the Extra Chars and Strings exercises in CodeLab. These are review exercises and you have all the information needed to complete them. If you have questions, please contact the instructor.

User-Testable Prototype Evaluation (completed during class on Thursday 5/7/2020)

  1. Evaluate at least one other student's user-testable prototype and fill out the Feedback form to record your observations.

You must show up to class during the user testing, or you will get a low score on this lab.

Grading Criteria

The instructor will evaluate your lab using the following criteria. Thus you should check your lab against these criteria to maximize your XP.

Lesson Exercises (from Class)

  • 2: All lesson exercises attempted and turned in
  • 1: Some lesson exercises not completed and turned in or other problems found
  • 0: No lesson exercises turned in or wrong folder name

CodeLab Exercises

Number completed correctly / number exercises * 8 and rounded up to the nearest integer.

User-Testable Prototype Testing

  • 4: One or more evaluations completed with helpful suggestions
  • 0: No evaluations completed with helpful suggestions
  • 0: Some evaluations were dismissive or disrespectful

Maximum XP: 14


The CodeLab due today is submitted automatically, but other lab work must be submitted as described below.

  1. On your computer, create a folder for the lesson exercises named "lesson" (no extra characters) and place all the exercise files from Lesson 13 into this folder.
  2. Create a zip file containing the folder, and submit the zip file to the Lab 13 link in Canvas.

Please do not add any extra characters to the above folder names. Also, do not put any spaces or special characters like #, : or $ in zip file or folder names.

Remember to test and double check your files before and after submitting them. If you make a mistake, you can resubmit up to the deadline but must resubmit all your quest files.

Last Updated: April 30 2020 @18:57:59