Academic Catalog


Course Code: 1250301
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 8(4-8)
ECTS Credit: 9.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. BAHAR ENER PEDGLEY
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 1250202
The course set above should be completed before taking ID301 INDUSTRIAL DESIGN III .

Course Content

Sustainability approach to product design, biomimicry for sustainability, effective use of resources, user empowerment. Awareness of the larger context of design, participatory techniques, collaborative scenario development. Understanding local values, needs and preferences, post-use design thinking, re-use and personalization. Advanced presentation techniques.