Academic Catalog

ID720 ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR DESIGNERS

Course Code: 1250720
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr SERKAN GNE
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The aim of this course is to provide a general understanding of economic faced in industrial design practice to expose entrepreneurship skills. The main topics of interest covered in the course include: a brief introduction to economics basics, economics of innovation, establishment of a design company, entrepreneurship, design documentation and design office automation.