Proposal

Choose an existing and active (open source) software program (can also be a website) in which you find some opportunities for improvement and redesign.   Consider the following elements:

Please aim for a length of 200 words +/- 10%.

This assignment is worth 2 marks, according to the following rubric.

Criterion and Weight (E)xcellent (3/3) (S)atisfactory (2/3) (P)oor (1/3) (U)nacceptable (0/3)
Coverage of elements (1.5) All elements considered thoughtfully. The potential for redesign is clearly presented. (1.5) All elements considered.   The potential for redesign is identified. (1.0) Not all elements considered. The potential for redesign is not clearly stated. (0.5) Elements not considered. The potential for redesign is not apparent. (0.0)
Writing (0.5) Shows a good command of Standard English. No problems for your audience. (0.5) Demonstrates some evidence of correct spelling, grammar, punctuation, etc. Audience will have little trouble reading your work. (0.33) Demonstrates evidence of correct spelling, grammar, punctuation, etc. Audience will have some trouble reading your work. (0.17) Uses incorrect grammar, spelling, and syntax consistently, making it difficult for others to follow. (0.0)

Submit your proposal in a single file via URcourses. One submission per group.