Tallinn, Estonia

Crafting Tactile Wearables

when 17 July 2023 - 21 July 2023
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 260

This one-week hands-on experimental course will introduce core design principles related to novel wearable technology with a focus on vibrotactile feedback.

Course leader

Yulia Zhiglova, Junior Researcher of the Human-Computer Interaction group in Tallinn University.

Vladimir Tomberg, PhD, Associate Professor of Interaction design in Tallinn University.

Target group

Although this course welcomes everyone who is interested in wearable tech and who possesses knowledge of interaction design and software/hardware development, we believe that the game designers, fashion designers, and product designers from both creative and health and well-being industries will benefit the most.

Course aim

The main goal of the course is to explore how to design and build wearables that communicate rich information via tactile sense.

Credits info

2 EC
Upon full participation and completion of course work students will be awarded 2 ECTS points and a diploma of completion.

Fee info

EUR 260: Early-Bird Course Fee (until 31 March)
EUR 310: Regular Course Fee (after 31 March)

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