4.500
Introduction to Design Computing — Point, lines, planes: Modeling, rendering, printing

Prerequisites: 
Permission of instructor
Enrollment: 
Limited
Required of: 
Architecture undergraduates
Preference Given to: 
Course 4 majors and minors

Introduces 3-D CAD modeling to students with little or no experience in design or computation. Teaches surface, solid and mesh modeling techniques combined with a variety of modeling applications, from 3D printing to CNC fabrication and 3D rendering. Includes weekly modeling assignments leading up to a final project.