PGIN

5000

Industrial Design History

Parsons School of Design: Industrial Design

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Industrial Design History

Fall 2019

Taught By: Michelle Jackson-Beckett

Section: A

CRN: 3029

Credits: 3

Students develop a critical future-oriented understanding of the history of product and industrial design through many lenses, including socio-technological innovation, economics, business, ethics, gender, scale of production, efficiency, labor, human-centered design, systems thinking, ecological impact, engineering, science, and cultural expression. Readings and lectures expose students to multiple perspectives and encourage them to challenge historical assumptions.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Industrial Design (PGIN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 12

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:56pm 4/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/29/2019 - 12/12/2019

Industrial Design History

Fall 2019

Taught By: Michelle Jackson-Beckett

Section: B

CRN: 3918

Credits: 3

Students develop a critical future-oriented understanding of the history of product and industrial design through many lenses, including socio-technological innovation, economics, business, ethics, gender, scale of production, efficiency, labor, human-centered design, systems thinking, ecological impact, engineering, science, and cultural expression. Readings and lectures expose students to multiple perspectives and encourage them to challenge historical assumptions.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Industrial Design (PGIN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 12

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:56pm 4/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/27/2019 - 12/10/2019