Information Design

Communication Design

Project thesis, 11.00 ECTS


Course content

Major Communication Design: ideas and concept realisation. Communication design is realised on the basis of concrete practical projects. projects. Project handling from conception to result. Central project work and external projects or design competitions. Discussion of current design practises. Reflecting on and criticising one's own work and work pieces of others. Teamwork.

Learning outcomes

Development and realisation of visual communication strategies

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Wo der Buchstabe das Wort führt – Ansichten über Schrift und Typographie, Kurt Weidemann; Rastersysteme für die visuelle Gestaltung, Josef Müller-Brockmann; Orientation & Identity – Porträts internationaler Leitsysteme, Erwin K. Bauer/Dieter Mayer: Letterfontäne, Joep Pohlen; Biographische Gespräche, Kurt Weidemann;

Mode of delivery


Assessment methods and criteria

Finalised project and presentation