Academic Catalog

ID319 VIRTUAL DESIGN STUDIO

Course Code: 1250319
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. PINAR KAYGAN
Offered Semester: Once in several years.

Course Content

This course aims to create communication and collaboration in a virtual environment. The environment simulates a physical design studio in which geographically dispersed studio participants collaborate as they are in the same design studio. This course intends to develop students’ computer skills to express design ideas using various media. The topics to be covered are analyzing and designing a virtual environment, rapid prototyping of a computer generated 3D model and creating a digital video. All the media used and learned in the course supposed to be used in final project assignment.