Academic Catalog

ID113 COMPUTERS IN DESIGN

Course Code: 1250113
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer AERNOUT REINIER KRUITHOF
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Digital modelling tools for the design, presentation and fabrication of 3D objects. Different modelling approaches; solid and polygonal modelling; NURBS and surface modelling, freeform modelling; parametric modeling tools. Role and integration of digital tools in industrial design processes. Digital modeling considerations and tools for 2D representations, rapid prototyping, fabrication.