1. Provide your name, major, year in school (sophomore, junior, etc).

My Name is Mia, I'm majoring in Com Des, and I'm a junior.

2. Tell us a bit about your background and what prompted you to take this class.

I've always struggled with the tech-related things in my life, so I'm excited to learn a little more about how websites work. Also, as a designer I'd like to understand the back end that supports my work

3. Do you have any experience with HTML/CSS/JS? If so, tell us a bit about it.

I don't have any experince.

4. Name one thing you hope to learn in this class.

I'd like to learn what makes coding languages different from each other.

5. Name one way you expect designing for screen to be different from designing for paper.

What I see is not what I get. The text I type looks different from what shows up on the website.

6. Provide a link to a website you think exemplifies effective design. Explain your choice. The large images on Zara's website are nice to look at, and they make me want to stay on the site and buy their products.

7. Provide a link to a website you think exemplifies effective communication. Explain your choice. I think the text on AOC's website is in sizes and fonts that are easy to read. The way the page is organized also communicates a clear hierarchy

8. Provide a link to a website you think works well. Explain your choice. I think amazon's website works well because their platform is easy to use and encourages me to buy things by trying to predict what I will want.