School of Design

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for MDDN 251 in 2015.

MDDN-251 – Physical Computing

Points:20Prerequisites:DSDN 101, 112; one of DSDN 142, COMP 102, 112
Faculty:Architecture & DesignCorequisites:None
School:DesignRestrictions:None

Electronics, circuit design, material fabrication and programming as design tools to build ‘intelligent' objects and systems. Techniques using microcontrollers allow students to think beyond the mouse/keyboard/screen paradigm in exploring design solutions to real-world problems using physical computing.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $1,022.00     international $4,625.00

Assessment

Quizzes 20%, Project One 25%, Project Two 25%, Project Three 30%

Course outline 2014  (PDF Icon 530 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader. 

Course outline 2013  (PDF Icon 885 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader. 

Trimester 1 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
19916^ 3 Mar – 20 Apr 2014Tue, Thu1540 - 1830Wigan Street [Te Aro]401Walter Langelaar
5 May – 8 Jun 2014Tue, Thu1540 - 1830Wigan Street [Te Aro]401
  ^ indicates limited entry courses.