Digital Basics 2020/2021

We meet every Friday via zoom.
Group X: 9:00 – 12:15
Group Y: 13:00 – 16:15

You can find a short description of this course here!

Week 1: 9.10.2020

  • Media Histories: You are here!
  • So… this is a job?
  • Software tools

Week 2: 16.10.2020

  • What is a computer?
  • Interaction Design
  • Coding 1
  • Exercise 1

Week 3: 23.10.2020

  • Big Data, Machine Learning, Data Visualisation
  • Order: What is this?
  • Coding 2
  • Exercise 2

Week 4: 30.10.2020

  • Computers as tools
  • Process: Everything changes
  • Exercise 3
  • After Effects

Week 5: 6.11.2020

  • Psychology of the Masses
  • Interaction
  • What is the internet?
  • Html & CSS
  • Exercise 4

Week 6: 13.11.2020

  • Mass Media, Propaganda, and Why Bad News is Good News
  • Screendesign
  • Exercise 5
  • Sketch, Web-Prototyping

Week 7: 20.11.2020

  • Social Media: Keeping up with the Kardashians
  • How to make great stuff
  • Exercise 6
  • WordPress

Week 8: 27.11.2020

  • Crafts – Industrialisation – Nature
  • Exercise 7
  • Blender

Week 9: 4.12.2020

  • Design materials
  • Exercise 8
  • Rapid Prototyping

Week 10: 11.12.2020

  • VR/AR
  • Design Professions
  • Unity

Week 11: 18.12.2020

  • Dunne & Raby: Speculative Design
  • Design Writing– Facts and Story
  • WordPress

Week 12: 8.1.2021

  • Buckminster Fuller: How to design your life
  • Playful Technology
  • Physical Computing

Week 13: 15.1.2021

  • Bio Design
  • Biophilic Design
  • Biotools