The course focuses primarily on rich local craftsmanship, materials, durability, ergonomics, and user awareness.
Italian School of Fashion and Design – Istituto Marangoni has expanded its academic offer by adding a new undergraduate advancement course in product design. The new course will be a stepping stone for those who want to express their creativity and understand the subtleties of product design.
The product design program offers a 360-degree learning approach through empowering students with applied manual, technical and digital design skills. Through this course, participants can learn the effective application of research methods in the development of product design proposals. The course will help them gain skills in understanding the basic principles of the industrial process and in understanding the use of new and existing materials in innovative ways. The course focuses primarily on rich local craftsmanship, materials, durability, ergonomics, and user awareness. It helps students to develop as art professionals by guiding them in planning, discussing and presenting ideas. With product design as the main topic, participants can choose to specialize in the field of their choice depending on their individual nature and passion.
Course main focus area:
- Creative research practice and theory
- Technical drawing and rendering (CAD)
- Product design process
- Product analysis
- Product branding
- Industrial project in collaboration with the company
- History and culture of product design
- Design methods and development
- Industrialization of the creative process
- Final project and portfolio creation