Course syllabus

Avancerad skissteknik II
Advanced Sketching II

IDEF30, 3 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2016/17
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2016-04-04

General Information

Main field: Industrial Design.
Elective for: KID2, MID1
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The students develop the ability to effectively communicate form, function and scenario with 2D freehand sketching techniques. Through exercises the students improve the skills in perspective drawing, composition and penmanship. Furthermore,the students are given the opportunity to practice freehand renderings in order to quickly communicate ideas and form. 

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Show an understanding of 2D freehand sketching techniques and tools commonly used in the design area.

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Using freehand sketching techniques, be able to communicate complex shapes, materials, principles and scenarios.

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Exhibit artistic and aesthetical sensitivity regarding assessments of images qualities.
Be able to evaluate the appropriate sketching technique according to the given purpose.


The course consists of a series of lectures and workshops with exercises, demonstrations and group critics to evaluate progress.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: 80 % attendance required. The assessment is based on the documentation of the individual assignments.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 30
Selection: Regular students attending the bachelor education are given preference

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Charlotte Sjödell,
Course homepage:
Further information: The course consists of lectures, individual and group critics to evaluate progress and ideas accounted for in the home assignments.