PUPD
3300

Metal Fabrication

Parsons School of Design: Product Design

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Metal Fabrication
Spring 2023
Taught By: Michelle Greene
Section: A

CRN: 11584

Credits: 3

Students in this class will use the intelligence of the materials to inform the design process by asking the following questions: What does the material want to do? What is it capable of? What are its limits? What are its secrets? What is the material in your hands telling you about your work? Students will learn to design and fabricate using modern metalworking techniques. Study methods for cutting, forming, machining and joining and finishing metals. Students will gain direct experience with a basic set of methods for joining, forming and finishing a variety of industrial metals. Particular areas of focus will include effective communication with vendors and understanding of the historical and cultural significance of these evolving technologies. Integrate technical and design issues through a series of design/build projects.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Product Design majors, juniors and seniors only; others by permission of the Product Design program. Pre-requisite(s): PUPD 2011 Design Studio 2

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Product Design (PROD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

* Seats available but reserved for a specific population.

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 6:02am EST 2/5/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Friday
Times: 9:00am - 11:40am
Building: Parsons East 25 E13th
Room: 405
Date Range: 1/27/2023 - 5/12/2023
Metal Fabrication
Spring 2023
Taught By: Hee Chan Kim
Section: B

CRN: 12361

Credits: 3

Students in this class will use the intelligence of the materials to inform the design process by asking the following questions: What does the material want to do? What is it capable of? What are its limits? What are its secrets? What is the material in your hands telling you about your work? Students will learn to design and fabricate using modern metalworking techniques. Study methods for cutting, forming, machining and joining and finishing metals. Students will gain direct experience with a basic set of methods for joining, forming and finishing a variety of industrial metals. Particular areas of focus will include effective communication with vendors and understanding of the historical and cultural significance of these evolving technologies. Integrate technical and design issues through a series of design/build projects.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Product Design majors, juniors and seniors only; others by permission of the Product Design program. Pre-requisite(s): PUPD 2011 Design Studio 2

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Product Design (PROD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 6:02am EST 2/5/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday
Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm
Building: Parsons East 25 E13th
Room: 405
Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/15/2023
Metal Fabrication
Fall 2022
Taught By: Michelle Greene
Section: A

CRN: 12269

Credits: 3

Students in this class will use the intelligence of the materials to inform the design process by asking the following questions: What does the material want to do? What is it capable of? What are its limits? What are its secrets? What is the material in your hands telling you about your work? Students will learn to design and fabricate using modern metalworking techniques. Study methods for cutting, forming, machining and joining and finishing metals. Students will gain direct experience with a basic set of methods for joining, forming and finishing a variety of industrial metals. Particular areas of focus will include effective communication with vendors and understanding of the historical and cultural significance of these evolving technologies. Integrate technical and design issues through a series of design/build projects.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Product Design and Fashion Design majors, juniors and seniors only; others by permission of the Product Design program. Pre-requisite(s): PUPD 2011 Design Studio 2

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Product Design (PROD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few 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: 6:02am EST 2/5/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Friday
Times: 9:00am - 11:40am
Building: Parsons East 25 E13th
Room: 405
Date Range: 9/2/2022 - 12/16/2022