Information Design

Information Design 2

Lecture, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

Presentation of some important graphic and communication designers and their works. Defining of communication forums, communication patterns, communication rituals and communication merits as well as its visual implementation in theory and practice.

Learning outcomes

Basics of 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.

Mode of delivery


Assessment methods and criteria

Assignments and presentation