Mobilities Design: Visualization and Representation


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

A BSc degree (Bachelor) in social science, humanities or engineering

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The objective is to introduce students to technologies and approaches for visualization and representation within mobilities design. The course explores the various ways of illustrating and giving visual indication of mobilities and flows. Techniques of representations in visual as well as other media are explored and the students will work towards creating concrete visualizations and representations related to specific examples and cases of mobilities design.

Students who complete the module:  

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about technologies and approaches for visualization and representation within mobilities design
  • Must be able to understand and identify key approaches to visualization and representation within mobilities design


  • Must be able to discuss and compare key approaches to visualization and representation within mobilities design
  • Must be able to evaluate advantages and challenges to different perspectives and approaches visualization and representation within mobilities design


  • Must have competencies to apply visualization and representation to specific cases of mobilities design

Type of instruction

Supervision, case work, workshops and plenary sessions



Name of examMobilities Design: Visualization and Representation
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Permitted aids
Without aids
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleMobilitetsdesign: Visualisering og repræsentation
Module codeAODMPM3K138
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Architecture & Design
DepartmentDepartment of Architecture, Design and Media Technology
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design