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2016-2017 University Catalog 
2016-2017 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

IDES 337 Product Design Methods

College of Art, Media & Design School of Design

3 credits 67.5 hours
300 level undergraduate course

This course will focus on methods and processes to prepare the student for a career as a Product Designer. This will include the use of advanced analog and digital tools for physical modeling and testing of product ideas. Advanced CAD modeling and use of the laser cutter, CNC, and 3D Printer will be relied upon in the production of high tolerance prototypes for rigorous user testing. This course will foster a higher level proficiency with the multiple methods of the product designer to express complex ideas and products.

Prerequisites IDES*242

Priority enrollment to Industrial Design majors.
This course is not repeatable for credit.