Design & Coding is geared towards the playful design of online and physical experiences. You will experiment with new technologies and develop technical and creative skills that are valuable to industry.
This course explores how innovative and meaningful experiences can be designed using creative coding. You will understand how the design of interactive devices can shape user experiences.
Group work and collaboration is key to this course and you will learn through the completion of in-class briefs and practical project work. At the same time you will develop an individual portfolio of technical skills together with user centered research and design experiments.
The course puts a strong emphasis on presentation and pitching, as well as written work, including essays and project reports.
Designers who code often work as user experience designers, interaction designers, app and web developers. They work in areas including installation design, data visualisation, gaming and advertising.