Industrial Design Fundamentals
ID Fundamentals during the spring semester focuses on the introduction of digital fabrication and manufacturing. The course objectives include: Researching user needs and identifying design opportunities and championing user needs by applying ergonomic principles to design solutions. In the course, students are challenged to:
- Think creatively to solve problems.
- Design simple products in CAD software.
- Fabricate prototypes and low resolution models.
- Communicate design solutions with digital sketches, CAD drawings, photographs, and videos.