Project
Yuru-chara Project
- The Creative Design Project
Fri. 1st. Period Rae Suter
Keywords:
Culture, Discussion, Presentation, Project, Speaking, Culture, Marketing, Design

Welcome to Yuru-chara Design Project. In this class, we learn how to describe, evaluate and create yuru-chara. Yuru-chara are everywere in Japan, but why? What colors are popular? Why are they cute? Is it important to be cute? We are going to explore Yuru-chara in Japan and try to answer these questions.

This class will three have goals:

1.       Design a Yuru-chara

2.       Hold A Yuru-chara Contest

3.       Catalog Current Yuru-chara

The class will be split into two groups for project 1 and 2. 3 will be done by everybody.

 


By the end of the class, students will be able to:

  • Describe the characters
  • Used increased descriptive vocabulary
  • Present Ideas in English


Attendance & Participation: 40%
Homework: 10%
Cataloging 10 Yuru-chara: 10%
Final Project Project and Presentation: 30%


1

Introduction to Class and Yuru-chara

2

History of Yuru-chara

3

Marketing and Branding

4

Qualities/Types of Yuru-chara

5

Defining Cute

6

Rhetorical and Communication Elements

7

Global Mascot Characters

8

Analysis of Yuru-chara

9

Analysis of Yuru-chara

10

Analysis of Yuru-chara

11

Analysis of Yuru-chara

12

Analysis of Yuru-chara

13

Final Project Work

14

Final Project and Presentation

15

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