Focus Area


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module adds to the knowledge obtained in the 1st and 2nd semester.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

This mini project will develop the student’s ability to collect knowledge in a specific chosen focus area that relates to lighting design to create new possibilities. Investigation of a specific area using mixed methods and synthesising it with lighting design explores the profession of lighting design and trains the student in methodologies and processes.

Learning objectives


  • Understand how useful knowledge in a specific area is based on international scientific knowledge, practice and development
  • Synthesise knowledge in a specific area with lighting design
  • Understand strategies and processes for creating new knowledge, products or events


  • Identify, select and apply appropriate knowledge in a specific area
  • Develop an appropriate problem statement
  • Synthesise specific knowledge with light in a high professional and mixed methods process


  • Creating synergy and new innovative solutions by synthesising a specific area with lighting design

Type of instruction

Refer to the overview of instruction types listed in the start of chapter 3. The types of instruction for this course are decided in accordance with the current Joint Programme Regulations and directions are decided and given by the Study Board for Media Technology.



Name of examFocus Area
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
In accordance with the current Joint Programme Regulations and directions on examination from the Study Board for Media Technology:
Individual oral or written examination with internal censor. The assessment is performed with the Pass/fail grade.
Permitted aids
With certain aids:
See semester description.
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleFokusområde
Module codeMSNLIDM3172
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Media Technology
DepartmentDepartment of Architecture, Design and Media Technology
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design