Design through Making consists of a series of weekly activities that introduce maker technologies such as 2D and 3D design and fabrication. The course culminates in a mid-term and final design project. Any of the weekly competencies can be expanded into a design project for the mid-term or final project.

Course Schedule & Assignments

TA’s (Sally) Office Hour:

Monday: 3:30-4:30 pm

Tuesday: 2-3 pm

Wednesday: 10:30-11:30am

Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm

Designing 3D Objects and Sliceforms

Designing Board Games and Puzzles

Designing Model Houses

Designing Machines that Move

Designing Electrically-powered Objects

Designing a Speaker

Designing an Electrical Musical Instrument

Designing Jewelry

Designing with Light

Designing with Electronics

Design through Coding