Digital Fabrication

This course gives students an overview of the various digital tools and software programs related to fabrication. Examples of projects may include millwork, industrial design, furniture making, or other forms of digital fabrication applied to the craft of making. As a teaching method, comparisons are made between manual craft and digital craft. What are the limitations and potentials of either craft? The course evaluates how students integrate digital fabrication within their repertoire of design & representation skills. PREREQ: None (lec, lab) cr 3 (in Technology stream).