Studio II - Product Design - summer
FaVU-B2PD-LAcad. year: 2019/2020
The students are assigned three tasks from which at least one is presented by a physical model or a functional prototype. A thematic area is defined and the student participates in the assignment specification. Students are introduced through workshops with other technologies supporting designing: 3D scanning, rapid prototyping, CNC working.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Individual and artistic approach to the technologies of the studied subject.
Knowledge of basic technological and artistic principles of the studied subject.
- compulsory prerequisite
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Walker, J.: Design History and the History of Design
Castelnuovo, E. a kol.: History of Industrial Design
Collins,M. - Papadakis,A.: Post-Modern Design
H. Gardiner, CH.Gere, ed.: Art Practice in a Digital Culture
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Semester exam project.
Language of instruction
The following solutions are assigned: consumer objects, piece furniture objects, covers, with the emphasis put on the means of expression like colour and material structure.
The student is led to rational and efficient use of acquired knowledge and his own talent. Especially for common studio themes, students are led to open criticism, and at the same time towards cooperative attitude in the studio work.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Lessons are mandatory.