TPD4113 - Aesthetics 3: Complex Composition


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

The course aims to develop candidates' knowledge and skills in applied aesthetics in the design profession. Further development of candidates' knowledge and skills in advanced composition and advanced morphology.

Learning outcome


The candidate will further develop their experience and knowledge in the advanced visual composition.


The candidate should be through practical exercises develop their experience and knowledge in the advanced visual composition.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises and group tutorials.

Further on evaluation

The evaluation is based on 4 exercises/projects. For a re-take of an examination, all assessments during the course must be re-taken. Re-take of examination can be done in the following semester.

Specific conditions

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

Required previous knowledge

TPD4111 Aesthetics 1 and TPD4112 Aesthetics 2. The course is limited to studentens in 5-year Master in Industrial Design

Course materials

Elements of design and the structure of visual relationships (Rowena Reed Kostellow)

Three-dimensional visual analysis, Cheryl Akner-Koler (Konstfak)

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Aesthetic Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Design


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Work 100/100



Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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