Industrial Design: Course

Benjamin Swig

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Noach-Ilani Adva, Semester 1, Thursday, 10:00-13:00
Noach-Ilani Adva, Semester 2, Thursday, 14:00-17:00
Shapira Hadar, Semester 1, Thursday, 10:00-13:00
Runway Fourth Year StudentsSemester One ; Credit: 2:0Faculty: Hadar Shapira; Adva Noach IlaniThe course will escort fourth year students, as they are about to conclude their studies and embark on professional independent life. It will focus on the reality of life after academia and will combine implementation of knowledge, group discussions, and personal experimentation.Contents:• Review of the various possibilities for the professional integration of an industrial designer; discussion on the position of the designer within the industry; whether and where the definition of the profession’s boundaries is valid.• Meetings with experts of related disciplines, such as entrepreneurship, trends& innovations, intellectual properties, and patent registration• Meetings with alumni designers who will share their personal experience and present test cases in opening their own business• Reflect on each student personal views; crystallize their intentions and future plans.• Accordingly, build the infrastructure for a professional profile, work portfolio, curriculum vitaeThe course will run for one semester, classes will run once a week by the faculty of the Springboard Studio. In addition it will host external experts in the relevant professions