Foundation of Product Design

IDD2613

Foundation of Product Design

College of Architecture
ART
An introduction to industrial design with the historical perspective of the profession and emphasis on balancing aesthetics and function. The students will learn problem-solving techniques and develop hand-drawn ideation sketches, perspective skills, rendering, and orthographic views. Theme exploration will be discussed, with an emphasis on problem-solving and design thinking. Areas to be covered include the dissection of products into components and subsystems concerning manufacturability. 3D mock-ups, technical drawings will be created from 2D sketches.