Representation of Information

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Representation of Information

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Communication

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Practical - Portfolio required.

    This module provides an opportunity to review the range of representational means available in the communication of information. Through project work you will evaluate, select and integrate representational means and media appropriate to a specific chosen subject area for the needs of end-users. A range of broad-based theoretical inputs, complemented by practical workshops, will enable you to develop your intellectual and practical skills for the production of an effective piece of information design.

    Assessment: Coursework (40%), Project (60%)

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