Media Design

Project Work 1 – Explore (MED)

Project thesis, 8.00 ECTS


Course content

Realisation of projects combining various media and synergetically using different technologies. In the project works different production processes are implemented in a practical division of labour. In the first project work emphasis lies on the experimental research of up-to-date scenarios and products in mediadesign, which have to be finalised with a demonstrator or mock-up. Main focus is put on the development of an innovative and visionary idea.
Language: English

Learning outcomes

Comprehensive artistic and theoretic skills in the field of time-based media

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Jeff Bellatoni, Matt Woolman: TYPE in MOTION – innovative digitale gestaltung
Bob Cotton/Rich Oliver „Understanding Hypermedia“
Robert Jacobson (ed.), „Information Design“, Cambridge, 1999
Isaac Victor Kerlow – „The Art of 3-D Computer Animation and Imaging“
John Wiley & Sons, 2003; James Foley et al. – „Computer Graphics, Principles and Practice“ von Foley
Addison Wesley, 2003; Alan Watt – “3D Computer Graphics”
Gene Youngblood: Expanded Cinema
Journals: Create Digital Motion, Create Digital Music, Production Partner, E-Musician, Neural

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites

Knowledge of IT systems, basic knowledge of graphic, video and audio software; dependent on the respective course.

Assessment methods and criteria

immanent examination character