School of Design

This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for DSDN 171 in 2017.

DSDN-171 – Design in Context

Faculty:Architecture & DesignCorequisites:None

Industrial design and new media are pervasive fields of human endeavour which contribute to the complex interactions in our relationship to technology through artefacts and experiences. By observing and analysing historical approaches and responses in and between these design disciplines, students will explore design history from new perspectives. Analytical, critical and discursive skills, both oral and written are emphasised.

Tuition Fees

2016: domestic $820.95     international $3,644.25


This course is 100% internally assessed

Course outline 2016 (PDF Icon 739 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Course outline 2015 (PDF Icon 527 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Trimester 1 2016

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
17129 29 Feb – 27 Mar 2016Wed0930 - 1020Vivian Street [Te Aro]LT1/2Nan O'Sullivan
4 Apr – 24 Apr 2016Wed0930 - 1020Vivian Street [Te Aro]LT1/2
2 May – 5 Jun 2016Wed0930 - 1020Vivian Street [Te Aro]LT1/2