soongsil university / the Global School of Media

2017 Spring
On Design : Design for New Media




dr. joonsung yoon  <>

office hours:

tuesday 13-15, wednesday 15-16, thursday 12-13 (infomation science building, room 529)

time & place: 

A: wedesday, thursday 13:30 - 14:45, B: wednesday 12-13:15, thursday 15:00 - 16:15 (information science building, room 601)




This class is an introduction to design and new media approaches to media design with practical examples. Overall scanning of design elements will be followed, and new media environment will be considered in the class. Beyond the classical theories of Gestalt, this class will be focused on web environment, mobile environment, etc. Also, user-centered design methodologies are discussed for the basic knowledge on design strategy. Students will practice and reconsider their ideas and thoughts on new media design and leading edged technologies reflecting cultural matter and current issues. Every week students have to follow up given readings presented by the professor and appointed students.