KIB205 – Programming for Visual Designers and
Lecture 1 – Week 1
The unit will show the creative potential of code and programming and uses
the Processing language to highlight how every programming language is
unique in several ways.
It is advisable that if you have had trouble programming in the past (or are
currently having trouble), you should attend as many tutorials as you can.
It is necessary to keep “sketches” (code/projects in Processing terminology)
throughout the semester, to work on a develop ideas.
Processing is a programming language, development environment and online
community. As a side-note, it is possible to run Processing projects on web
Processing’s official website is processing.org. On the website, there are
many examples, code references and sources of help (forums) to aid the