Information Design

Information Technology for Designers

Seminar, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

Fundamentals of computer science for designers, HTML5 and CSS front-end development, networking technologies, responsive design, fundamentals of programming logic 

Introduction to HTML and CSS for the independent development of various websites, also with regard to responsive design (front-end development for different output devices such as desktop PC, Pad, Mobile)

Simple basics of programming logic as well as web forms and their input processing, insofar as the basic understanding and use of ready-made frameworks, such as WordPress, require.

Learning outcomes

Design and implementation of websites

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Lecture slides, PHP-script, further recommendations will be announced in the first unit

Mode of delivery

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Continuous assessment, and delivery of an example at the end of the semester (individual work)