Industrial Design MA, Project I, 7.5 Credits
Subject/Main field: Industridesign
Cycle: Second cycle
Progressive specialization: A1N - Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
Answerable department: Department of Industrial Design
Answerable faculty: Faculty of Science, Technology and Media
Date of change: 4/1/2015
Version valid from: 8/31/2015
In this course the student will have the opportunity to, for the first time, carry out a project and all its different parts. To become an expert in the field of Design for All means having to practice applying the specific knowledge obtained in real-life design projects.
At the completion of the course the student shall be able to
- plan a project
- execute the project plan
- carry out a problem structure definition and documentation
- use appropriate methods for user involvement in different phases in the design process
- demonstrate a wide-ranging ability to generate and to visualise ideas
- develop relevant models in different design phases
- be able to communicate with the user and the project owner
- transform the result of the design process into an appealing design solution
- present process and results orally as well as in writing in the form of a report
- project planning
- business intelligence
- collection of facts
- user participation in different phases of the project
- generating ideas
- model development
- writing and presenting a report
Industrial design BA (A-C), 60 credits, including User Centered Design for All Process I
Selection rules and procedures
Alternative selection, see heading "Other information".
The teaching consists of seminars and workshops where everyone participates, compulsory attendance. In addition to teacher-supervised time the course includes group work and independent studies.
The teaching may be in Swedish or in English.
7.5 Credits, R101: Report and presentation
Grades: A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F. A-E are passed and Fx and F are failed.
Grading criteria for the subject are available at www.miun.se/gradingcriteria.
The grades A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F are given on the course. On this scale the grades A through E represent pass levels, whereas Fx and F represent fail levels.
Comment: Provided by the teacher