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Module Code: COM216
Module Title: Design for the Internet
Module Level: Level 2
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: School of Film and TV Arts
Pre-requisites: COM116
This module builds on key introductory knowledge, skills and understanding established in Level 1, and engages students in building greater subject specific knowledge with regards to designing for the internet. The module combines a series of lectures and key practical workshops and students will engage in the creation of practical project work and written analysis of their practical coursework.
Learning outcomes 
A apply concepts of Human Computer Interaction and Interface Design in the production of practical project work designed for the Internet.

B use a range of technical knowledge, software and hardware skills in realizing practical project work designed for the Internet.

C plan and devise an advanced digital internet project using industry standard tools

D critically and reflexively analyse and contextualise project work in a written analysis

Method of teaching and learning 
Lectures, practical workshops, digital media laboratory based sessions, practical exercises, practical project work, written analysis.
Topics will typically include:

• Human-computer interaction and interface design;

• Overview of contemporary developments in web based, internet media and technologies;

• Research and planning for internet design;

• Navigation System Design;

• Working with content management systems;

• Working with colour, fonts and images;

• Project management;

• Web conventions;

• Software and hardware specific skills.

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 26      26    98  150 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Project Planning Presentation 15.00
2 Practical Internet Design Projects 60.00
3 Written Analysis 25.00

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