Information Design

Information Design 1

Lecture, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

Orientation course: Overview of an information designer's occupational area

Learning outcomes

The lecture series will provide an overview of the basics of the field information design

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Wibke Weber (ed.), Kompendium Informationsdesign, Berlin-Heidelberg 2008; P Mijksenaar P, Visual Function. An Introduction to Information Design, New York 1997; R Pettersson, Information Design. An introduction, Amsterdam Philadelphia 2002; T Rurik, M Burke, Gestaltung als Aufklärung, in: Meier C (Hrsg) Design Theorie. Beiträge zu einer Disziplin, Frankfurt am Main 2003, S 144–150. Journals: Form. Zeitschrift für Gestaltung; Zeitschrift für Ästhetik und allgemeine Kunstwissenschaft

Mode of delivery

Lecture series

Assessment methods and criteria

Permanent assessment