This course aims to train students to make use of the methods, techniques and basic tools of both the industrial design and the development of industrial products processes. Students will also acquire the skills needed to perform their professional activities with an up-to-date approach, oriented to the the needs of the modern manufacturing industry in terms of innovation, competitiveness and contribution to value generation.
This course will use an approach that integrates its separated parts: Design of Product and Industrial Design, Design Techniques and Tools for Design, Design Evaluation, and Design Communication, using active methodologies, and highlighting practice learning and real-case studies.
Additionally, a multidisciplinary and collaborative approximation will be maintained with the other courses in the orientation, encouraging team work, and following processes similar to the actual professional ones. Commitment and proactive participation of students in all course activities will be promoted and required.