F28CD Creative Design Project

Mehran SharghiDr Theo Georgiou

Course co-ordinator(s): Mehran Sharghi (Edinburgh), Dr Theo Georgiou (Edinburgh).


  • To consolidate multimedia design, prototyping and implementation skills through a realistic project.
  • To develop an appreciation and experience of group processes

Detailed Information

Course Description: Link to Official Course Descriptor.

Pre-requisites: F27IS Interactive Systems, F27WD Web Design & Databases.

Location: ALP, Edinburgh.

Semester: 2.


  • Introduction to multimedia scenarios and prototyping
  • Introduction to group processes
  • Conduct multimedia project in structured stages: develop scenario, construct/evaluate prototype, iterative refinement to implementation, documentation, evaluation

Learning Outcomes: Subject Mastery

Understanding, Knowledge and Cognitive Skills Scholarship, Enquiry and Research (Research-Informed Learning)

  • To integrate multimedia design and programming knowledge
  • To develop proficiencies in multimedia application design

Learning Outcomes: Personal Abilities

Industrial, Commercial & Professional Practice Autonomy, Accountability & Working with Others Communication, Numeracy & ICT

  • To gain practical experience of design, integration and coordination in the context of a realistic project
  • To acquire group work skills (PDP)
  • Developing personal responsibility for managing projects and updating module co-ordinator on progress (PDP)
  • Understanding different perspectives on a project (PDP)

Assessment Methods: Due to covid, assessment methods for Academic Year 2021/22 may vary from those noted on the official course descriptor. Please see:
- Maths (F1) Course Weightings 2021/22
- Computer Science (F2) Course Weightings 2021/22
- AMS (F7) Course Weightings 2021/22

SCQF Level: 8.

Credits: 15.