David Sinfield

Senior lecturer and Programme Director at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand


David Sinfield is a senior lecturer and programme director at Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand. In 2012 he created a new undergraduate programme that captured the aspects of Graphic Design, Moving Image and new technologies, such as mobile devices, AR and VR integrated within the undergraduate programme. In 2015 he was awarded the Vice Chancellors teaching excellence awards at AUT. He has worked in the field of Graphic Design and Visual Communications (specialising in typographic design and moving image) for over thirty years both nationally and internationally.


My Sessions

Augmented Reality: Connecting the classroom and the community

Yellow Room

This paper discusses the first stages of a student lead undergraduate research project that looks into the feasibility of augmenting their designs within the community of Manukau, South Auckland, New Zealand. Through the perspective of the students of Visual Communication Design, new technologies usually associated with the concept of augmented reality were explored in order […]

Innovation in Learning and Teaching