International Design Discourse 2
Lecture, 1.00 ECTS
Current design research is being discussed on the basis of literature, case studies and web as well as blog entries. What is Research by Design, how could a creative, scientific work look like?
The graduate will have acquired detailed knowledge about the state of the art of the international design discourse, will be able to actively take part in newsgroups and blogs as well as in public discussions and incorporate the gained knowhow into his/her own work. The graduate is familiar with the basics of scientific work and state of the art of research in design, and s/he can apply scientific methods to his/her own master thesis.
Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools
Books: Laura Brendel:Design Research
Höger: Design Research: Strategy Setting to Face the Future
Krippendorff: The Semantic Turn
Journals: CODE77 (Bog), ACM Libray, IEEE
Mode of delivery
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Assessment methods and criteria
written exam, online discourse