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Course Description

Creation is changing, manufacturing is changing, design is changing. In this course, students will learn the design process step by step, including the way we make things, the materials we use and how to apply this knowledge to new product ideas that solve problems. While referencing design history precedents from the Industrial Revolution to today’s Material (R)evolution students will work through hands-on projects and review product case studies.

Course Length - Online 9 weeks

Learner Outcomes

  • Historical design precedents
  • The step by step design process
  • Sustainable materials
  • Manufacturing methods

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Product Design Foundations
Jun 05, 2023 to Aug 06, 2023
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $890.00
Faculty/Staff Waiver non-credit $890.00
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 09, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Jun 05, 2023
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