• Bits and Atoms I

    Title animation: The Boy and His Atom, the worlds smallest movie

  • Overview


    This seminar series covers the history, theory and practice of working with technology and its relevance for design in contemporary contexts and in future scenarios. In the first semester, the course is closely tied to Creative Coding, covering many aspects of programming.


    • Inputs will take place at ZHdK
    • Meeting group members will be helpful in developing and building your final outcomes, but it needs to be done in accordance with the current pandemic regulations

  • Expectations and Grading


    A minimum of 80% attendance is required to pass the course.

  • References

    The course makes extensive use of the programming reference on the IAD Wiki.

    The P5.js reference page is also an important resource.

  • Schedule

    13.10.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.T06 (Luke)

    20.10.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.T06 (Paulina)

    • Variables 
    • Random numbers

    27.10.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Paulina)

    03.11.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Luke)

    • Functions and Events

    10.11.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Paulina)

    • Conditionals

     17.11.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.T09(Paulina)

    • Guest Lecture Ted Davis

     24.11.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.D02 

    • Possible Guest Lecture
    • Main Task Creative Coding

     01.12.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.T06 (Luke)

    • Mentoring 

    08.12.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Luke)

    • Mentoring

    15.12.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Luke)

    • Mentoring

    22.12.2021, 15:00 Seminarraum 4.K15 (Luke )

    • Mentoring