Problem Framing, Diagramming, and Design

Parsons School of Design: Industrial Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Problem Framing

Spring 2021

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: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 21

Add/Drop Deadline: February 8, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 13, 2021 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* 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: 12:56am 7/1/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 1/19/2021 - 5/4/2021