Interface Design II

Daniel Schatzmayr
Fine Arts and Media Art, Digital Arts
2022S, artistic Seminar (SEK), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S03193


Introduction to robotics and the interaction of software, electronics and mechanics. In this course, we will learn the basics of measuring with sensors, data communication with microprocessors, control of actuators and their interaction in mechanical constructions.

The course consists mainly of hands-on exercises. We will build and program 1, 2 and 3 Degree-Of-Freedom robots by using arduino, servos and sensors

Examination Modalities

Participation in class and a written concept, based on an individual project.


For the exercises following is required :

- Laptop with USB Port and an Arduino IDE installed.

- Arduino StarterKit with servos and sensors, cardboard (~A4 Size)

- Tools: scissors, hot glue gun or similar, ruler, adhesive tape

Number of participants is limited.

For questions:


Key Words

Robotics, Programmierung, Arduino, Elektronik, Robotik, C++

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations: Artistic and art technology foundations

Media Arts: Specialisation in Digital Arts (2. Section): K√ľnstlerische Methodik und Technologie digitaler Kunst: Interface Design I - II

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible