FLOSS or FLASH
How much open source software is used in design education. A report about hte situation at the design bachelor and master studies at FH JOANNEUM GRAZ.
Over 300 students working on their laptops or in the computer-laboratories, mostly with proprietary operatingsystems and software.
What are the pitfalls for a teacher using mainly open source software ?
How do You react to the creative-industries demands on Flash, Photoshop etc. skilled alumnis.
Why are the students selling their intellectual property but stealing software ?
What hassle are You able to stand with Linux as an employer in an Outlook/Windows environment ?
A reality check with more questions than answers.