Information Design

Presentation Techniques

Seminar, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

Criteria of good presentations (target group orientation, structure, visualisation, use of media, posture, interaction); effect of different presentations on our perception, behaviour, remembrance, reaction of the audience;

Learning outcomes

Basics of Information Design

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

C Kostelnick,M Hassett M, Shaping Information. The Rhetoric of Visual Conventions, Carbondale 2003; A Loos, Ornament und Verbrechen. In: Fischer V, Hamilton A (Hrsg.) (1999) Theorien der Gestaltung. Grundlagentexte zum Design, Band 1. Frankfurt am Main, S 114–120; B Mau, Massive Change, London New York 2004; C Meier (Hrsg), Design Theorie. Beiträge zu einer Disziplin, Frankfurt am Main 2003;

Mode of delivery

Seminar, group work, individual exercises, presentations and video analyses,

Assessment methods and criteria

Final presentation