Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), 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.
To deepen doctoral student's competency in a design research related thematic area.
Schedule: 07.06.2021 - 07.06.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Guy Julier
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Guy Julier
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
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Department of Design Thematic Research Seminar addresses annually varying methodological and/or theoretical themes of design research. It gives knowledge and hands-on experience in the chosen focus area and deals with good skills and practices in academic discourse and argumentation. Thematic seminar is organized as a one-week intensive workshop consisting of presentations, reading academic texts, assignments, demonstrations and experimentations. It typically requires preparatory work and associated readings.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Attendance and participation.
Undertaking and presenting assignments as given.
Lectures: 15 hrs
Seminars: 15 hrs
Time to think: 10 hrs
Independent study: 46 hrs
Will be announced in the beginning of the course.