The course is intended for beginners in post graduate studies in Design. It can also serve well for aspiring professionals in industry who will be willing to undertake careers in the field of design.
Week 1 : Introduction and stages of engineering designs of products Week 2 : Concurrent engineering in today’s competitive business environment Week 3 : Stanford model of design thinking Week 4 : Product design specifications and constraints Week 5 : Creating forms and their geometric transformation models Week 6 : Material selection processes for designers Week 7 : Introduction to electronics Week 8 : Axiomatic designs
MOOCs stand for Massive Open Online Courses. These arefree online courses from universities around the world (eg. StanfordHarvardMIT) offered to anyone with an internet connection.
How do I register?
To register for a course, click on "Go to Class" button on the course page. This will take you to the providers website where you can register for the course.
How do these MOOCs or free online courses work?
MOOCs are designed for an online audience, teaching primarily through short (5-20 min.) pre recorded video lectures, that you watch on weekly schedule when convenient for you. They also have student discussion forums, homework/assignments, and online quizzes or exams.