Product Design

Product Design (4 Year B.Des)

This flagship program of WUD gets students to understand the various approaches, processes and systems to address human needs by creating tangible products, systems and services; to be used in homes, workplaces, institutions, places of leisure and outdoor public spaces. The emphasis of the course is on learning-by-doing and it follows a comprehensive process. With the curriculum covering concepts like Design Process, Design Research, Ergonomics, Materials, History of Design, Design Ethnography, Green & Sustainable design and System Design.

Careers:
The graduates from Product Design discipline will find career in Design Studios, SMEs, or large organizations across diverse B2B and B2C market segments i.e. organization dealing with services, infrastructure and amenities like water treatment, waste treatment, thermal management, building Technologies etc on one hand and companies manufacturing Consumer Durables, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Personal Products, Craft products and Toys etc. on the other. Alternatively, they could also become Entrepreneurs by joining hands with graduates from other design disciplines or other professionals like engineering, marketing.

Product Design (4-year BDes) Curriculum

3 SEM 4 SEM 5 SEM 6 SEM 7 SEM 8 SEM
Core
Design Methodology and Research- Project Design Project - I Space Design Project - II Space Design Project - III Space Design Project - IV  
  Furniture Construction and Detailing Furniture Construction and Detailing Public spaces and Landscaping  
Non - Core
Elements of Form Form, Space and Semantics    
History of Architecture and Habitat - I History of Architecture and Habitat - II        
Anthropomentry and Ergonomics   Inter Design Studies Colloquium paper  
Essentials
Interior Visualization   Professional Practices  
Computer Aided Design and Drafting - I Computer Aided Design and Drafting - II Computer Aided Design and Drafting - III      
Material and Construction -I Material and Construction -II Material and Construction -III Material and Construction -IV  
  Electrical and Plumbing Lighting and Illumination Costing and Estimation  
Elective
Common Elective Common Elective Common Elective Common Elective Common Elective  
  Common Elective Common Elective Common Elective Common Elective  
Industry Design
        Internship Documentation and Presentation Bachelor’s Thesis Project

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