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MDEN0118 Participatory design and Interactive prototypes, 3 ECTS cr. 
Code MDEN0118  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Participatory design and Interactive prototypes  Abbreviation Participatory d 
Credits3 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeSubject studies Subject0065 Industrial Design 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
   
Organisation Faculty of Art and Design 

Description
Aim 

After the course, the student
-understands the basics of interactive prototyping and how it can be applied to the design of interactive systems and participatory design
-can recognize and assess benefits and limitations of interactive prototypes
-can apply selected interactive prototyping methods in the design process

 
Contents 

The course introduces basic methods of interactive prototypes and their benefits and limitation. During the course, interactive prototypes are considered as an integral part of participatory design, and prototyping techniques are applied in the design process. The course included small assignments in the area of interactive prototyping.

 
Methods 

Lecture and practicums 21 h, independent exercises 60 h.

 
Requirements 

Active participation to the course work, passed grades of assignments, presentations and presentation materials, and a written report

 
More literature information and extra material 

Course literature will be assigned at the course. The literature concerns selected prototyping methods and relevant research.

 
Evaluation 

5–1 / fail

 
Timing 

 4th period of first year Master studies

 
Tutor 

Jonna Häkkilä

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish and English

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type ECTS cr. Teacher Schedule
Registration Participatory design and Interactive prototypes  Lecture course  Pradthana Jarusriboonchai 
29.04.20wed 09.00-13.00
06.05.20wed 09.00-13.00
08.05.20fri 09.00-13.00
13.05.20wed 09.00-14.00
20.05.20wed 09.00-13.00

Upcoming exams
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