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CORE1021 - Introduction to Industrial Design
This is team-taught, integrated class between industrial design and design history. It will introduce first year students to the discipline of industrial design through a combination of studio based projects as well as lectures and discussions on the history of industrial design. This course will consider the diverse needs and experiences of users, the ethical issues facing designers (both contemporary and historical), and the social, cultural, political, and historical context of design. The course engages lecture, discussion, projects, activities of critical inquiry, observation, analysis, research, and writing to hone aesthetic vocabulary and communication skills.

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Description This is team-taught, integrated class between industrial design and design history. It will introduce first year students to the discipline of industrial design through a combination of studio based projects as well as lectures and discussions on the history of industrial design. This course will consider the diverse needs and experiences of users, the ethical issues facing designers (both contemporary and historical), and the social, cultural, political, and historical context of design. The course engages lecture, discussion, projects, activities of critical inquiry, observation, analysis, research, and writing to hone aesthetic vocabulary and communication skills.
Prerequisites N/A
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 6.00
Credit Types Audit, Credit, HECC Credit, NonCredit, Transfer Credit

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