4.101
Design Studio: Introduction to Design Techniques and Technologies

Required of: 
Course 4 major, Course 4 Design minor

Introduces core principles, techniques and technologies for design across a wide range of media in a studio environment. Explores ideas related to form, materials, tools, systems, and structures through project-based exercises. Develops familiarity with design process, critical observation, and tools for the translation of design concepts into digital and physical constructs. Utilizing traditional and contemporary tools, faculty across various design disciplines expose students to a unique cross-section of inquiry.