Kies de Nederlandse taal
Course module: 202000973
Have Fun and Play!
Course info
Course module202000973
Credits (ECTS)8
Course typeStudy Unit
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr. M. Gerhold
dr. R.H. De Freitas Gouveia
Contactperson for the course
dr. M. Gerhold
dr. M. Gerhold
dr. M. Gerhold
prof.dr. M.I.A. Stoelinga
Academic year2020
Starting block
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
After passing "Have Fun and Play!" students are able to:
  1. conceptualize an installation using creative thinking techniques
  2. develop and realize interactive installations using techniques from new media, gaming, sensor systems; to plan and devise roles and subtasks; to use appropriate system engineering methods
  3. present the project concept, design and realization; tell the story behind the (creation of) their installation
  4. reflect on the value of the installation, in particular: what is the impact of the realized installation and why it is important; what the place of the work is in relation to other installations with a similar theme.

After passing "Design for Experience" students are able to:
  1. understand and explain what it means to design for experience and how experiences can contribute to the design of technology
  2. apply need finding design methods to analyse the experiences that people have with technology -- namely, what people do, think and feel as the result of using technology
  3. apply emotional design techniques to create technology that evokes specific emotions and adds emotional value to people's experiences with technology, and
  4. design and interpret the results of an experience evaluation that collects information about how well a design is able to elicit an intended emotional response
Manual enrollment via Osiris is only for Creative Technology students. If you want to enroll, please contact K. Zalewska (

Assumed previous knowledge
CreaTe modules 1-3
Module 4
Participating study
Bachelor Creative Technology
Required materials
Articles for project 'Have Fun and Play!' will be provided via Canvas
Articles for 'Design for Experience' will be provided via Canvas
Recommended materials
Instructional modes
Presence dutyYes

Project supervised
Presence dutyYes

Presence dutyYes

Have Fun and Play!

Design for Experience

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