MECH 593 Design Theory and Methodology (3 credits)

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Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mechanical Engineering : The overall design process is scrutinized within a discipline-independent framework. The nature of design as a creative engineering activity. The polarity of design. The role of knowledge in design. Design representation. History of design and design schools. Design trends in the 21st century. Design engineering schools. Design models.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • (3-0-6)

  • Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.