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History of Visual Communication (5 cr)

Code: AM00CE48-3002

General information


Enrollment

21.11.2022 - 08.01.2023

Timing

01.03.2023 - 30.05.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching

Unit

Institute of Design and Fine Arts (LAB)

Campus

Lahti Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Seats

0 - 80

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Culture and Arts, User Experience and User Interface Design
  • Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Media Design
  • Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Graphic Design

Teachers

  • Harri Heikkilä

Scheduling groups

  • GR22/MES22/UXUI22 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)

Groups

  • MLTIUXUI22S
  • MLTIGR22S
  • MLTIMES22S

Small groups

  • GR22/MES22/UXUI22

Learning outcomes

The student is able to
- explain the development stages of visual communication media from historic to current times
- view genres in context with other cultural phenomena in their time periods
- recognize different periodical styles and major influencers in graphic design, typography and photography
- view their own work as a part of a continuum of a long tradition of visual culture.

Assessment scale

1-5