TPD4102 - Design 2 - Composition


Course content

Design is about analyzing and compiling different elements to create a certain effect.
Insights and ideas in combination with form, function and technique are compiled into a coherent whole. The effect on the end – user is essential.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: Significance of the design process elements and the compilation of these.
General qualifications: Understanding end-user-effect.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, project work.

Further on evaluation

For a re-take of an examination, all assessments during the course must be re-taken.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Industrial Design Engineering (MTDESIG)

Course materials

Van Dijk, Hekkert: Visions in design, Bis publishers 2011

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 8
No.of specialization hours: 2

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Design Methodology
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Design



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