Academic Catalog


Course Code: 1250364
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer Dr. DALSU ZGEN KOYILDIRIM
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The objective of this course is to develop student`s abilities to understand the understructure of designed products by familiarizing them with concepts of visual narrative processes as a deciphering tool. Scenario building, storyboarding, paper-prototyping, simulation of use, etc. enables student to generate their own mind-map through design process. It is intended to provide students with basic concepts and thinking tools of visual narrative in realizing their design projects in a more holistic manner and to help them develop individual approaches and styles with a designerly way of thinking.