ENGS 75: Product Design

Offered

14W, 15W: 2A

Prerequisites

ENGS 21 or ENGS 89

Dist

TAS

Instructors

Robbie, Collier

Textbooks

Winter 2014: see list

Can be used for A.B. course count and Engineering Sciences major elective, but may not be used to satisfy B.E. requirements other than design credit

A laboratory course on human-centered product design. A series of design projects form the vehicle for exploring creative strategies for optimizing product design for human use. The course focus includes need-finding, concept development, iterative modeling, prototyping and testing. The goal is synthesis of technical requirements with aesthetic and human concerns. Includes presentations by visiting professional designers. Enrollment is limited to 20 students.