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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to spot the weaknesses in the student's basic web design knowledge, to strengthen that knowledge and to bring it up to date with current trends and techniques.

Learning outcomes

After the course the student will have a deeper knowledge of web design that makes it possible for the student to work with web projects on her own with today's standards, e.g. as a freelancer.

Course contents

  1. Repetition of web design foundations
  2. Html5
  3. Interface and target group
  4. Choosing technique and tool
  5. Project

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basics in Photoshop (or similar) and web design.

Recommended or required reading

Html5 for Web Designers - Jeremy Keith
Css3 for Web Designers - Dan Cederholm
responsive Web Design - Ethan Marcotte

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 33 hours
  • Individual studies - 30 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 20 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Examination 1: Finished project 40%
Examination 2: Tasks and presentations 20%
Examination 3: Deadlines 20%
Examination 4: Presence 20%

The emphasis is on the practical work done within deadlines. Absence without notifying the teacher affects the grading even if all tasks would be finished within given timetable.


Törnqvist Jutta


Törnqvist Jutta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2014-05-31

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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