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Advanced Product Design

Course Code :2050FOWPOW
Study domain:Product Development
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:34
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Kristof Vaes
Elke Mestdagh
Julie Englebert

3. Course contents *

  • Teaching master students to analyze a brand identity and define explicit and implicit design characteristics of a brand.
  • Translate the values of a brand into specific design characteristics according to the literature of semiotics
  • Develop different design concepts and transform the explicit and implicit design characteristics into a new product.
  • Verify the different generated design concept to conclude which fits best with the implicit and explicit design characteristics of the given brand