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Degree Programme in Design

Autumn 2014

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Year of study 1 2 3
Search for study unit: ECTS 1 2 3 1A 1S 2A 2S 3A 3S 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4
BASIC STUDIES 63                                          
Professional growth
                                         
University of applied sciences as a learning environment 1
   
       
               
Professional growth 1 1
   
       
               
Professional growth 2 2  
     
           
       
Professional growth 3 1    
       
               
Design Thinking
                                         
Creative thinking and design perspective 5
   
       
               
Concept design 5
   
       
               
Project 3
   
       
               
User-centered design
                                         
User-centered approach 4
   
       
               
English 3
   
       
               
Applied user-centered project 5
   
       
               
Design and business 3
   
       
               
Materials in design
                                         
Current and future materials 5
   
       
               
Making models concrete and model building techniques 10
   
       
               
Visualisation in the designer's work
                                         
Visual composition and expression 8
   
       
               
Designer's presentation skills 7
   
       
               
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PROFESSIONAL STUDIES 97                                          
Design as changemaker
                                         
User interface design 5  
     
           
       
Service design and service aspect in design 6  
     
           
       
Design as changemaker in organisations and the society 3  
     
           
       
Product in space and time
                                         
History and present of design and art 6  
     
           
       
Design research methods 3  
     
           
       
Product in its environment, applied section 3  
     
           
       
Finnish Language and Communication 3  
     
           
       
Product development processes
                                         
Different product development models 6  
     
           
       
Product development project, applied section 6  
     
           
       
Swedish Language and Communication
                                         
Swedish Language, oral communication 1  
     
           
       
Swedish Language, written communication 2  
     
           
       
Optional design modules
                                         
Optional design module 1 15  
     
           
       
Optional design module 2 14    
       
               
Optional design module 3 15    
       
               
Specialisation in working life
                                         
Specialisation in working life 9    
       
               
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OPTIONAL STUDIES 30                                          
Optional studies 15  
     
           
       
Optional studies 15    
       
               
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PRACTICAL TRAINING 30                                          
Basic practical training 15  
     
           
       
Advanced practical training 15  
     
           
       
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BACHELOR'S THESIS 20                                          
Thesis 20    
       
               
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ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 60 106 59.2 30 30 53 53 29.6 29.6 15 15 15 15 26.6 26.6 26.6 26.6 14.8 14.8 14.8 14.8

Due to the timing of optional and elective courses, credit accumulation per semester / academic year may vary.

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