Information on individual educational components (ECTS-Course descriptions) per semester

Degree programme:Bachelor InterMedia
Type of degree:FH BachelorĀ“s Degree Programme
 Summer Semester 2023

Course unit titleTechnical Skills: Interactive Coding and Prototyping Basic
Course unit code025217200124
Language of instructionEnglish
Type of course unit (compulsory, optional)Compulsory optional
Semester when the course unit is deliveredSummer Semester 2023
Teaching hours per week2
Year of study2023
Level of course unit (e.g. first, second or third cycle)First Cycle (Bachelor)
Number of ECTS credits allocated2
Name of lecturer(s)Michael KNEIDL

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course content
  • Basic knowledge in designing by coding, generative design and designing interacton with Processing and Adobe Script.
  • Basic skills in using and coding microprocessors in interaction with sensors and actors using Arduino integrated development environment.
  • Basics in internet of things (IoT) by connecting hardware to the internet.
  • Working out a small interactive, working prototype.
Learning outcomes

The students master the basic manual skills of this field. The students know how to operate the relevant software, tools and devices. They know the relevant design options and design examples. The students can assess the complexity of different design processes.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Basic lectures, Individual Coaching

Assessment methods and criteria

Immanent examinations



Recommended or required reading

will be announced in class

Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning)

Face-to-face course, tutorials

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