84710 Research Methods in Product Design6cp; 1.5hpw (interactive lecture), 2hpw (studio)
Requisite(s): 84610 Inside Design AND 84111 Understanding Three-dimensional Form AND 84116 Product Design Communication A AND 84611 Integrated Product Design AND 84117 Product Design Communication B AND 84118 Informing Product Design
Various research methodologies, strategies and techniques are of core importance in obtaining, analysing and understanding research data and its implications for integrated product design. This subject considers diverse theoretical and practical research methodologies which serve to support and build on previous learning. Students are mentored in researching and using a variety of research methodologies, strategies and analysis techniques.
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