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Art and theory studies14
Aalto studies5
Language and communication studies15

Art and theory studies

General Art and theory studies consist of Art periods Art Now! and Perception. Art periods form an entity that is compulsory in the Bachelor's Programme in Design.


Perception 7 cr
On completing the course you will have an understanding of how perception works and know the basics of colour and pictorial composition, various projection techniques and plastic expression. You will know how to employ both new and traditional methods of perception-based figurative expression; to describe works of art and their various features and discuss their different modes of representation in their historical contexts; to pay attention to the aesthetic aspects of perception and understand how the senses relate to traditional classifications within the arts.

Aalto studies

Aalto studies consist of Academic Learning Skills (2 cr) and of a cross-school course (3 cr). These studies develop student's goal-oriented learning and studying skills and help the student to orientate in the university community.