Design Philosophy and Practice (Human Factors 1) 6 credits
Course ContentsThis course will provide knowledge and understanding of design work philosophy and practice and their own design process, from idea to concept proposals, and train in the express, reflect and portray in speech, writing and in shape. Furthermore, the course practicing their own creative process and the ability to design.
The course includes the following topics:
- The practical knowledge formation in the creative work
- Creative aesthetics and philosophy
- Analogous creation
- Interpretation and perception
- Written reflection
- Morphology and design
- Model Engineering
- Presentation skills.
PrerequisitesThe applicant must hold the minimum of a bachelor's degree (ie. the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 credits within the major subject Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering (with relevant courses in construction and design), and 15 credits Mathematics, or equivalent. Proof of English proficiency is required. Through set work test that show artistic skills and aptitude for the profession.
Level of Education: Master A1N
Course code/Ladok code: TDPR26
The course is conducted at: School of Engineering
Previous course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterAutumn 2017: Aug 21 - Nov 05
Rate of Study100%
Course coordinatorLinda Lundeholm
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students13500kr