Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. IDEA35 overlaps following cours/es: IDE180. Compulsory for: MD2. Course coordinator: Senior lecturer Karl-Axel Andersson,, Industrial Design. Assessment: The grades awarded range from 5 to 3 wherein 3 equals "passed", depending on participation and completion of exercises. Home page:

The aim of the course is to practice the essential techniques for the design process and the ability to be able to present a design concept. The aim is furthermore to give a firm understanding for the relation shape/technique/material on the basis of a contemporary industrial design context.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must


Wim Muller: Order and meaning in Design, Lemma, ISBN 90 5189 6298
Andersson, N: Skissteknik. En Handbok i visualisering av designförslag, Umeå
Andersson, N: Perspektivlära, Umeå