Short Title:Creative Digital Design
Full Title:Creative Digital Design
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:CRDD H3000
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Travel, tourism and leisure
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Owen Mc Fadden
Module Description:The aim of this module is to enable Hospitality and Tourism students to understand the importance of evolving technologies for their sector, reinforced by employing an array of usable practical design skills in web development, desktop publishing and spreadsheets modelling pertinent to the sector's digital breadth.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Design, consolidate and apply spreadsheet models
LO2 Demonstrate a command of HTML & CSS to write and edit code.
LO3 Work as part of a team to research, co-operate and develop a professional peer communication strategy.
LO4 Evaluate how digital media & emerging technologies enhance and challenge the hospitality & tourism sector.
LO5 Analyse, evaluate and design media that adheres to professional standards and conventions.

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation In Laboratory CA 1,5 25.00 n/a
Continuous Assessment Building a web page using HTML & CSS that will incorporate the fundamentals of the markup language such as hierarchy, nesting and semantics. 2,4,5 25.00 n/a
Presentation Consolidated Publisher & Theory component assessment. Formal group presentation, with accompanying slides, hard-copy with citations, interview notes, publisher outputs and visuals. Followed by peer review & critique session with questions in a T-student assessment envirnonment 3,4,5 50.00 Ongoing
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lab Computer Laboratory 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Tutorial No Description 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Independent Learning Completion of laboratory tasks, assignments & skills development 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Assignment Group co-operation and preparation sessions 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Wayne Winston 2016, Microsoft Excel Data Analysis and Business Modeling, Microsoft Press [ISBN: 9781509304219]
  • Kenneth C. Laudon,Carol Guercio Traver, E-Commerce 2017, Global Edition [ISBN: 9781292211688]
  • Dave Chaffey 2011, E-business & E-commerce Management, Financial Times/Prentice Hall [ISBN: 9780273752011]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HHOTM_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Hospitality & Tourism Management 6 Mandatory