Design Studio: Introduction to Design Techniques and Technologies: Thinking through Making

4.021 or 4.02A
Required of: 
BSA, BSAD, Architecture Minor
Preference Given to: 
Course 4 and 4B majors; Design/Arch minors; and 1st- and 2nd-year students

Introduces the tools, techniques and technologies of design across a range of projects in a studio environment. Explores concepts related to form, function, materials, tools, and physical environments through project-based exercises. Develops familiarity with design process, critical observation, and the translation of design concepts into digital and physical reality. Utilizing traditional and contemporary techniques and tools, faculty across various design disciplines expose students to a unique cross-section of inquiry.