The Application of Design Heuristics

Course code ARBE2504
Not available in 2015

Description

Extrapolates the design process, including the notion of a variable set of constraints. The effect of heuristic considerations on the design process is explored through problem based learning projects. Design projects will apply the concepts of visual concepts to the design process.

Availability

Not currently available.

Learning Outcomes

1. Will gain an understanding of the synergy that exists between design heuristics and product design patterns

2. Leverage design heuristics to synthesize visually satisfying products

3. Develop visually appealing design products

Content

Topics may include:

  1. Changing social trends
  2. Design heuristic concepts and practices
  3. Project design and development
  4. Project documentation
  5. Fabrication and sculpture

Assumed Knowledge

ARBE1500 and ARBE1501

Assessment Items

Project: Projects

Written Assignment: Projects

Contact Hours

Studio

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term