Materials and Manufacturing Process
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Constructed Environments
Department: Product Design
Course Number: PUPD 2030
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Product Design
  • Sustainability
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Description:
In this course students will be introduced to basic knowledge of materials and processes commonly used by product designers and manufacturers at various scales of production. This course informs the design studio sequence by providing a foundation for understanding how a product works and how it can be made better, safer, and more sustainably. As a seminar, assignments will be both individual and team based, and will include a number of on-site field-trips.
Course Open to: Majors Only
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
Open to Product Design majors only.
Restrictions:

College

Open to Lang/Parsons BA/BFA students.

Open to Parsons students.

Level

Open to Undergraduate students.

Major

Open to Integrated Design Curriculum students.

Open to Product Design students.