PSCE

3021

Pop Up Design

Parsons School of Design: Constructed Environments

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Pop Up Design

Spring 2019

Taught By: Michael Verbos

Section: A

CRN: 3111

Credits: 3

This course challenges students to explore the design of collapsible/portable structures that address humanitarian, commercial, recreational, or survival needs. Students will exercise the design process; learn topics relevant to human centric design, such as human factors and ergonomics, as well as methods for targeting design functionality and considerations to ensure users’ needs and desires are thoroughly addressed. Additionally, students will investigate materials and processes that relate to temporary structures and utilize traditional as well as contemporary modeling techniques to thoroughly test and communicate their concepts.

Open to: All university undergraduates.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 15

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: 10:21pm 9/20/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons East 25 E13th

Room: 301

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019