70 141 GK4 Physical products and production methods

Prerequisites

The course in mandatory for 4th semester Master of Design

Course content

The course has a focus on physical products, from design brief, via creative and analytical methods to actual production. The most common production methods are covered in projects specially designed for the specific production method.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge
Students will learn to adapt and utilise different manufacturing methods like; injection molding, blow molding, extrusion and additive manufacturing/3-d printing in practice.

Skills
students should use and practice different methods like gigamapping, forecasting,AICE, 3B and others. Further is it extensive use of freehand drawing and use of CAD all through the course

Working and learning activities

Lectures, short projects over one day and longer over three weks. Individual and group work. Some workshops and computercourse,

Professor in charge

Steinar Killi

Mandatory work requirements

Work requirements Number Number of approved Mandatory presence Comment
Project

5 projects are to be delivered and presented. All proejcts are graded and the final grade is result of all 5 projects. All 5 modules have to be passed to pass the semester.

Assessment

Assessment Date Duration Grade scale Oral examination
Prosjektoppgave A-F
Comment:

5 projects are to be delivered and presented. All proejcts are graded and the final grade is result of all 5 projects. All 5 modules have to be passed to pass the semester.