PD Module 3710

Module code

3710

Module title

Bachelor Thesis Product Design

Course

Product Design

Module type

Required

Module form

Studio and independent study

Duration of module

1 semester

Offered in

winter and summer semesters

Studio workload

0 hours

Self-directed workload

660 hours

ECTS credit points

22

Module leader

Prof. Gabriele N. Reichert

Email address

e-mail address

Learning outcomes

After completing this module successfully you will have demonstrated the integration and development of skills acquired during your studies into a self-directed complex design project.
You will have demonstrated your ability to identify relevant questions, to research and penetrate their content methodically from a firm scientific base, to analyze and evaluate all influencing factors, to develop valid concepts and strategies, plan a complete design process from concept to detailing, visualisation and prototyping. You will have demonstrated your ability to document the complete process, to present the results of your thesis publicly using appropriate rhetoric and media, and to defend your ideas in discussion.

Module content

Tutors will accompany the thesis and advise on the scientific, methodical, and design aspects, supporting your professional communication and presentation forms.

Module teaching units

Bachelor Project (0 contact hours)
Bachelor Documentation (0 contact hours)
Presentation (0 contact hours)
Discussion (0 contact hours)

Module tutors

All members of the teaching staff

Prerequisites

180 ECTS credit points, proof of successful completion of all units in the previous 6 semesters

Teaching and learning methods

Self-directed project work

Assessment

Project results, documentation, presentation, discussion

Teaching language

German/English

Recommended literature

Sophia Muckle: Parcours: Existenzgründung für Designer. Mainz: Schmidt, 2009
Internationales Forum für Gestaltung Ulm: Design und Architektur: Studium und Beruf: Fakten, Positionen, Perspektiven. Berlin: Birkhäuser, 2004

Export

Bookmarks

    The links to your pages are included in the e-mail automatically.

    Send

    Buchstabe I
    Interdisciplinary working

    Successful designers must master not only the foundations of their own field but must maintain close contact with people and ideas from other disciplines. Today new ideas and innovations are created at the common boundaries of different sciences and […]