Course Description

Course Name

Integrated Design

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Introduction
Students develop an understanding of product development phases and experience working in teams to design and construct high-quality product prototypes. Design process learned is placed into a broader development context. Primary goals are to improve ability to reason about design alternatives and apply modeling techniques appropriate for different development phases; understand how to gather and process customer information and transform it into engineering specifications; and use teamwork to resolve the challenges in designing and building a substantive product prototype. Instruction and practice in oral communication provided.

Course Objectives
Understand the early phases of technology-based business development, including:
1) generating ideas; gathering customer and market data;
2) selecting ideas, devising concepts , building digital mockups;
3) investigating marketability, and writing a business proposal.

Prerequisites & Class Requirements
Advanced Mechanical Design, Creative Mechanical Design, Machine shop practice, Computer aided Design
Students who have not taken the above classes need permission from the instructor.

*Course content subject to change