Desenho de Media Interativos - Design de Media Interativos - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 1 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2017/18
Scientific Area: IHC
Level: Mestrado

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 32.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
Pratical and Laboratorial:
Tutorial: 16.00


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Design de Media Interativos - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2017/18
Professional Master in Human-Computer Interaction - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2010/11

Teaching Staff

Diogo Nuno Crespo Ribeiro Cabral
Diogo Nuno Crespo Ribeiro Cabral

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Ensino teórico-prático
Orientação tutorial

Course Information

Course Objectivs

This course aims to be a core course, connecting the different fields covered by the master program, such as, interaction design, multimedia, human-computer interaction and digital media. It will include an historical and critical approach as well as a theoretical and practical dynamic. It will allow the study of interactive media on different perspectives, including technological, design and digital content production. It aims to promote the understanding of the complexity and multidisciplinary of the interactive media that will be taught in detail in each course of the program. In addition, the course aims to provide the same knowledge skills to all students, even if they have different backgrounds, such as media design, visual arts or engineering/science.  

Evaluation Criteria

- 1 Exam

- 1 Project

Program Resume (get program detail)

- General and historical introduction of media.
- Media technologies;
- Content types;
- Hypermedia and authoring;
- Multimedia applications and interactive media;
- Interaction Design and low-fidelity prototyping;
- Social Media.

Main Bibliography

- Principal/Main:
Moggridge, Bill. Designing Interactions. The MIT Press. 2006. ISBN:0262134748
- Auxiliar/Additional:
Ribeiro, N.M. Multimédia e Tecnologias Interactivas. 5ª Edição FCA Editora de informática, Lisboa. 2012 ISBN: 972-722-415-6.
Manovich, Lev. The Language of New Media. Revised Edition. MIT Press. 2002. ISBN: 978-0262632553
Buxton, B. Sketching the User Experience.  Morgan Kaufman. 2007. ISBN: 978-0123740373

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