Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


The student acquires basic skills to use ICT in art and design

Credits: 2

Schedule: 03.11.2020 - 17.11.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Christopher Bratton

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Liisa Hannula

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    1. Skills in essential software (word processing, image editing and layout)

    2. Using social media and online resources in studies

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    The course can be passed in two ways:
    a) Joining the intensive course and returning the home assignment
    b) Independently studying the necessary skills and returning the independent assignment.
    If the student wants to transfer credits, he/she needs to check that the essential software was included in the curriculum of the previously passed course.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Contact teaching 24 h, independent work 30 h


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    The material will be informed during the course & in course syllabus

    The Finnish language learning material can be accessed

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:


Registration for Courses
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Registration in WebOodi.

    This course is for Bachelor s Programme in Design students only. Max. 20 students.

  • Applies in this implementation:

    Due to the Covid19 pandemic, the course will be taught online. A Microsoft Teams platform will be created for the course, where the students can get in touch with the teacher during the contact teaching hours marked in the course program. This course includes online teaching videos and some lectures via Microsoft Teams and or Zoom.