Faculty Profile

Michael Gibson

Michael Gibson

Title
Professor
Department
Design
College
College of Visual Arts and Design

    

Education

MFA, The University of Michigan School of Art, 1993.
Major: Graphic Design/Employing Information Design Strategies to Facilitate Early Reading Processes Among Spanish-as-First-Language First, Second and Third Graders
BFA, The Kansas City Art Institute, 1985.
Major: Graphic Design

Current Scheduled Teaching*

ADES 5450.501, Data and Information Visualization and Design, Fall 2020 Syllabus
ADES 3513.501, The Design of Visual Information, Fall 2020 Syllabus
ADES 2513.501, Typographic Systems, Fall 2020 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

ADES 2518.501, Design Prototyping and User Testing, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ADES 2523.001, Digital Patterns and Systems, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ADES 2523.002, Digital Patterns and Systems, Spring 2020
ADES 5450.501, Data and Information Visualization and Design, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3513.501, Data Visualization and the Design of Information, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 5410.501, Foundations & Frameworks of Interaction Design, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2019
ADES 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2019
ADES 2523.001, Digital Patterns and Systems, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
AEAH 5842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2019 SPOT
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2019
ADES 5450.501, Data and Information Visualization and Design, Fall 2018 SPOT
ADES 5410.501, Foundations & Frameworks of Interaction Design, Fall 2018 SPOT
ADES 5460.501, Interaction Design Inception to Pitch Capstone Project, Fall 2018 SPOT
ADES 1540.501, Foundations for Communication Design, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 1540.502, Foundations for Communication Design, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 5450.501, Data and Information Visualization and Design, Fall 2017
ADES 5410.501, Foundations & Frameworks of Interaction Design, Fall 2017 SPOT
ADES 3510.501, Interaction Design I, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 3545.504, Communication Design Studio, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 1540.502, Foundations for Communication Design, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 5538.501, Guided Teaching Internship, Spring 2017
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2017
ADES 3510.502, Interaction Design I, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2016
ADES 5530.090, Theories Employed by Design Researchers, Fall 2016 SPOT
ADES 5538.501, Guided Teaching Internship, Spring 2016
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Design Research, Part 2, Spring 2016 SPOT
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2016
ADES 5515.091, Using Critical Methods to Guide Critical Writing in Design, Spring 2016 SPOT
ADES 5515.601, Using Critical Methods to Guide Critical Writing in Design, Spring 2016 SPOT
ADES 5523.091, Applied Design Research Projects : 2, Fall 2015 SPOT
ADES 3510.501, Interaction Design I, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ADES 5520.091, Methods Employed by Design Researchers, Fall 2015 SPOT
ADES 5520.601, Methods Employed by Design Researchers, Fall 2015 SPOT
ADES 5546.091, Practicum in Design Research, Part 1, Fall 2015 SPOT
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Design Research, Part 2, Fall 2015 SPOT
ADES 5521.091, Applied Research I, Summer 5W2 2015 SPOT
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2015
ADES 5515.091, Critical Thinking, Spring 2015
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2015 Syllabus
AEAH 5842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2015
ADES 3540.501, Interaction Design II, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Collaborative Innovation Studies II, Spring 2015
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2015
ADES 5530.091, Design Research Theory, Fall 2014
ADES 1500.001, Introduction to Communication Design, Fall 2014 Syllabus
ADES 5546.091, Practicum in Innovation Studies I, Fall 2014
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2014
ART 5910.730, Special Problems, Fall 2014
ADES 5521.091, Applied Research I, Summer 5W2 2014
ADES 5515.091, Critical Thinking, Spring 2014
ADES 3540.501, Interaction Design II, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Collaborative Innovation Studies II, Spring 2014
ADES 4700.730, Professional Internship, Spring 2014
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2014
ADES 5520.092, Design Research Methods, Fall 2013
ADES 3510.501, Interaction Design I, Fall 2013 Syllabus
ADES 5546.091, Practicum in Innovation Studies I, Fall 2013
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2013
ART 5900.731, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2013
ART 5900.731, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2013
ADES 5522.091, Brand and Brand Experience, Spring 2013
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2013 Syllabus
AEAH 5842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2013
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Collaborative Innovation Studies II, Spring 2013
ADES 5520.091, Design Research Methods, Fall 2012
ADES 5546.091, Practicum in Innovation Studies I, Fall 2012
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2012
ADES 5545.501, Communication Design Lecture Topics, Summer 5W1 2012
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2012
ADES 5522.091, Brand and Brand Experience, Spring 2012
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2012
AEAH 5842.001, History of Communication Design, Spring 2012
ADES 5548.091, Practicum in Collaborative Innovation Studies II, Spring 2012
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2012
ADES 5530.091, Design Research Methods II, Fall 2011
ADES 5546.091, Practicum in Innovation Studies I, Fall 2011
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2011
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2011
ADES 5522.091, Brand and Brand Experience, Spring 2011
ADES 5530.091, Design Research Methods II, Spring 2011
ART 4450.730, Professional Internship, Spring 2011
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2011
ART 5910.730, Special Problems, Spring 2011
ADES 5520.090, Design Research Methods, Fall 2010
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Fall 2010 Syllabus
AEAH 5842.002, History of Communication Design, Fall 2010
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2010
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2010
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2010
ART 4813.501, Computer Art Studio, Spring 2010
ART 4450.730, Professional Internship, Spring 2010
ART 4450.731, Professional Internship, Spring 2010
ADES 1510.501, Typography I, Spring 2010
ADES 5532.001, Design Pedagogy : Analysis and Processes, Fall 2009
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Fall 2009
AEAH 5842.002, History of Communication Design, Fall 2009
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2009
ART 4900.730, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2009
ART 2082.503, Communication Design: Color Theory, Rendering and Production Techniques for Advertising, Spring 2009
ART 4813.501, Computer Art Studio, Spring 2009
ART 4813.503, Computer Art Studio, Spring 2009
ART 5930.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Spring 2009
ART 3082.504, Communication Design: Three dimensional Graphic Design, Fall 2008
ART 3082.505, Communication Design: Three dimensional Graphic Design, Fall 2008
AEAH 4842.001, History of Communication Design, Fall 2008
ART 5920.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Fall 2008
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2008
ART 2082.503, Communication Design: Color Theory, Rendering and Production Techniques for Advertising, Spring 2008
ART 4813.503, Computer Art Studio, Spring 2008
ART 5350.002, Research in Art, Spring 2008
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2008
ART 5807.094, Communication Design Studio, Fall 2007
ART 3082.503, Communication Design: Three dimensional Graphic Design, Fall 2007
ART 4376.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2007
ART 5377.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2007
ART 4900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2007
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2007
ART 3080.502, Communication Design: Advertising Design, Fall 2006
ART 3080.503, Communication Design: Advertising Design, Fall 2006
ART 4376.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2006
ART 5377.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2006
ART 4813.501, Computer Art Studio, Summer 3W1 2006
ART 2084.502, Communication Design: Graphic Design, Spring 2006
ART 4082.501, Communication Design: Publication Design, Spring 2006
ART 4082.503, Communication Design: Publication Design, Spring 2006
ART 5930.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Spring 2006
ART 4091.502, Communication Design: Advanced Graphic Design, Fall 2005
ART 3080.502, Communication Design: Advertising Design, Fall 2005
ART 4376.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2005
ART 5377.002, History of Graphic Design, Fall 2005
ART 5920.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Fall 2005
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Fall 2005
ART 4813.730, Computer Art Studio, Summer 3W1 2005
ART 2084.501, Communication Design: Graphic Design, Spring 2005
ART 4082.501, Communication Design: Publication Design, Spring 2005
ART 4082.502, Communication Design: Publication Design, Spring 2005
ART 5930.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Spring 2005
ART 5900.730, Special Problems, Spring 2005
ART 4092.501, Communication Design: Advanced Art Direction, Fall 2004
ART 4091.502, Communication Design: Advanced Graphic Design, Fall 2004
ART 3080.501, Communication Design: Advertising Design, Fall 2004
ART 5920.730, Research Problems in Lieu of Thesis, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
of
students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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