norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT1051 - Information Graphics (2003/2004)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits10
Duration1 semester (Spring)
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The course will give the students knowledge of the characteristics of information graphics in a cognitive perspective and of the different types of information graphics and their possibilities and limitations.

Content

Tabular and schematic presentation of data and data relations
History of information graphics
Tables
Diagrams
Isotype
Navigation maps
Theme maps
Topographic maps
Schematic illustrations

Study MethodsLectures, Exercises
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AssessmentThe students will be assessed continously throughout the semester, and a final grade will be given at the end of the semester.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsPractical exercises and/or essay writing
Supplementary Information

The course is available only to students who are in the programme Bachelor of Media Design.