Lecture 4 Slide Deck

This week we're going to start getting into the more technical stuff. First up, a quick intro to making simple HIT (human intelligence tasks) on Amazon Mechanical Turk using the built-in tools. Then, a basic overview of HTML/CSS/JS and drawing in the browser.

Video 4

A whirl-wind tour of the browser.


  1. Make sure you have a copy of the "super_basic_web_app" checked out from github.
  2. Follow along with the video and make some edits to your page
  3. If you are unfamiliar with HTML/CSS please check out codecademy and complete #1, #7, and #9 in particular.

Assigned Readings

No readings this week!