PGIN

5030

Problem Framing, Diagramming, and Design

Parsons School of Design: Industrial Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Majors Only

Problem Framing

Spring 2020

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: A

CRN: 2812

Credits: 3

This course employs user-centered design methods and push-pull participatory practice to optimize creative problem solving. Need-finding exercises challenge students to assess and substantiate compatibility with input from market, community, business, and manufacturing. Students will conduct advanced usability research, applying testing to create designed outcomes. Heavy emphasis on data visualization and diagramming will complement scenario, simulation, interactive, and interface design.

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: 1:16pm 10/16/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/27/2020 - 5/11/2020

Problem Framing

Spring 2020

Taught By: Shaun Fynn

Section: B

CRN: 3817

Credits: 3

This course employs user-centered design methods and push-pull participatory practice to optimize creative problem solving. Need-finding exercises challenge students to assess and substantiate compatibility with input from market, community, business, and manufacturing. Students will conduct advanced usability research, applying testing to create designed outcomes. Heavy emphasis on data visualization and diagramming will complement scenario, simulation, interactive, and interface design.

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: 1:16pm 10/16/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/27/2020 - 5/11/2020