Immersive Information Spaces, 6 credits (TNM106)

Immersiva informationsrymder, 6 hp

Main field of study



Second cycle

Course type

Programme course


Jonas Löwgren

Director of studies or equivalent

Camilla Forsell
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6MDES Design, Master's Programme 3 (Autumn 2019) 1, 2 4, 4 English Norrköping o/v

Main field of study


Course level

Second cycle

Advancement level


Course offered for

  • Master's Programme in Design


Three years of completed university studies. Admission to master level studies. Basic knowledge in graphic design and information design. Basic knowledge in visualization design using conventional media.

Intended learning outcomes

Main objective is for students to develop proficiency with contemporary concepts and approaches in immersive user experiences. The aim is to reach a relational level of understanding, where students integrate aspects of user experience, communicative intentions and technical feasibility into

  • establishing the foundation for a design repertoire of immersive information spaces, and
  • developing craft skills in innovative concept design for immersive information spaces.

Course content

Indicative topics include virtual reality, enclosing visual environments, immersion, embodiment, presence.

Teaching and working methods

The course is based on design tasks executed individually or in teams in a studio setting. The design tasks start from rather open briefs; they entail iterative processes of research, ideation, concept development, assessment, and problem framing. Each task is presented and assessed in a structured crit session.


UPG2Graded assignmentU, 3, 4, 51 credits
UPG1Graded assignmentU, 3, 4, 51 credits
UPG3Graded design assignmentU, 3, 4, 54 credits


Four-grade scale, LiU, U, 3, 4, 5

Course literature

Books, articles and conference papers provided by staff.


Institutionen för teknik och naturvetenskap

Director of Studies or equivalent

Camilla Forsell


Jonas Löwgren

Education components

Preliminär schemalagd tid: 60 h
Rekommenderad självstudietid: 100 h
There is no course literature available for this course.
UPG2 Graded assignment U, 3, 4, 5 1 credits
UPG1 Graded assignment U, 3, 4, 5 1 credits
UPG3 Graded design assignment U, 3, 4, 5 4 credits

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