Web-based Media: Intermediate Web Development III
Instructor: Brian Larson Clark
Credits: 6 ECTS, 4 SWS
Capacity: max. 15 students
Language: English
Date: Donnerstag/Thursday, 17:00-20:30
Location: Marienstraße 7b Room 103
First Meeting: 12 Oct 2017


Web-Based Media: Intermediate Web Development III is a graduate-level investigation into the design and production of web-based media. Topics will include: responsive web development, client side scripting (JavaScript), server side programming (PHP[[PHP|PHP Hypertext Processor]]), working with databases (MySQL), WebSockets, and mobile web design. This is a student-driven course and topic will be determined by the interests/needs of the class. For students with previous experience with HTML[[HTML|Hypertext Markup Language]], CSS[[CSS|Cascading Style Sheets]], JavaScript.

Admission requirements

Concurrent enrollment in another IFD[[IFD:Start|Interface-Design]] course offering, or with instructor permission. Previous experience with Web Development and working knowledge of front-end and back-end development practices.

Registration procedure

Candidates from Media Art and Design MFAMaster of Fine Arts – graduate students will receive this degree Program, MediaArchitecture or other programs:
Preliminary registration is conducted by sending an email with your name, matriculation number and a statement outlining your motivation for taking this module to brianlarsonclark [ät] gmail [punkt] com

All candidates:
Formal registration will take place at the close of the first class meeting. In the event there are more interested participants than available capacity, candidates will be selected on the basis of their technical, aesthetic and conceptual aptitude.


Successful completion of the course is dependent on regular attendance, active participation, completion of weekly assignments and delivery of a relevant semester project. Please refer to the Evaluation Rubric for more details.

Eligible participants

MFAMaster of Fine Arts – graduate students will receive this degree Medienkunst/-gestaltung, MFAMaster of Fine Arts – graduate students will receive this degree Media Art and Design, MSc MediaArchitecture

Syllabus (subject to change)

To be announced