Industrial Design

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Industrial Design
Associate of Applied Arts
Published June 1, 2016

Student Learning Outcomes

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Upon completion of this program, graduates will:

  • design products that accommodate the capabilities and the needs of the intended user population.
  • implement the design principles that can be practically applied to current industry standards.
  • demonstrate how products work and how they are manufactured.
  • select and use industrial design tools, materials, and techniques.
  • exhibit professionalism in a basic understanding of how the industrial design field operates.

Program Courses

Required Courses

FND105 Design Fundamentals
FND110 Observational Drawing
FND120 Perspective Drawing
IND102 Survey of Industrial Design
IND111 Fabrication Techniques
IND119 Rapid Visualization
IND122 Mechanical Drafting
IND126 Introduction to Model Making
IND135 Materials and Manufacturing
IND175 CAD I (Introduction to Rhino)
IND235 Computer Graphics for Industrial Design
IND240 Product Design
IND258 Structures and Mechanisms
IND260 Advanced Model Making
IND270 Intermediate Product Design
IND275 CAD 3 (Introduction to Solid Works)
IND285 CAD 4 (Rapid Prototyping)
IND315 Advanced Product Design
IND335 Digital Sketching
IND412 Portfolio I
INT109 Concept Sketching
INTA222 Human Factors

Program Electives

Credits Required 16
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Note: The Art Institute of Seattle reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.