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Illustration Studio (20 cr)

Code: AM00CM55-3001

General information


21.11.2022 - 08.01.2023


01.01.2023 - 31.07.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

20 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Institute of Design and Fine Arts (LAB)


Lahti Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


10 - 23

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Graphic Design (2020, 2021, 2022)


  • Anna Sailamaa
  • - LAB_virtuaaliopettaja_GR_01

Scheduling groups

  • Harjoitukset 1 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)



Small groups

  • Harjoitukset 1

Learning outcomes

This studio course includes the following parts and their respective learning goals:

Illustrated Storytelling (5 ECTS)
The student is able to
- design illustrations for childrens literature, fiction and other publications that utilize storytelling as well as instruction manuals and school books
- create an illustration concept and illustrations for a story-based publication.

Journalistic Illustration (5 ECTS)
The student is able to
- produce illustration images based on the assignment
- produce illustration and infographics that support written communication
- collect visual information and use visual commentary to support different text genres
- use storytelling methods within single-image illustrations.

Animated Illustration (5 ECTS)
The student is able to
- produce digital illustrations with elements of motion graphics
- produce animated infographics, marketing and ad material and other business communication
- use methods of storytelling based on animated illustration.

Basics of Comics (5 ECTS)
The student is able to
- use the methods and tools of story-based visual storytelling
- create a graphic concept and illustrations for a storyline.

Assessment scale