University of Technology Sydney

84133 Industrial Design Theory

Requisite(s): 85502 Researching Design Histories AND 85503 Thinking Through Design



Design is experiencing profound change, instigated in part by remarkable and rapid developments in technology and changing perceptions of the role of design in society. This subject considers diverse theoretical and practical developments core to contemporary and future industrial design practice. It fosters divergent, emergent and sometimes controversial viewpoints. It is offered primarily by way of lectures and seminars. Students are mentored in researching and presenting material relevant to the subject themes.

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Spring session, City campus

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