Academic Catalog

ID728 GENERATIVE DESIGN RESEARCH FOR SUSTAINABILITY

Course Code: 1250728
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. ALA DOAN
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Exploration of the current issues in participatory and generative research approaches for integrating sustainable design considerations. Examination of various generative methods and tools used by design researchers. Design and conduct of a product oriented design research project incorporating sustainability considerations into these methods and tools. Discussion and presentation of findings and conclusions from the generative design research project.