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Intro to Product Design

ARTDES 241.001, Fall 2023


Credit Hours: 3
Course Fee: $100
Instructor(s): Hiraga, Xijin
Semester: Fall 2023
Schedule: MonWed 11:15a-1:30p
Location: 1258

Prerequisites: All OF THE FOLLOWING: ARTDES 120: Studio: 3D.

Description: This course offers a gateway to the discipline of product design with an introduction to its history, cultural significance, and social importance. Through a series of projects, students learn the key components of product development and manufacturing, including design research, human factors, design methodology, materials and processes, and form and object appearance.

Frequency: This course is typically offered in both the fall and winter terms of every academic year, though scheduling may vary according to future term circumstances.