Technology, Art and Design - Design Courses
TADD 3250 Product Model Making (2 credits)
This course will explore the processes utilized in the creation of a consumer product model by means of a product redesign or new design. This will include an introduction to the basics of form, fit and function and its relationship to the creation of a 3D model. The process will include a scaled 3D drawing to be utilized in the construction of a physical model. The course will require students to utilize many processes, including traditional machining (woods/metals), 3D printing, CNC and other shop equipment. Emphasis will be on shop safety, accuracy, professionalism, project management, problem solving and working within specified tolerances.
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