Design By Nature I
Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence
Area of Study
Design, Environmental Sustainability, Graphic Design
Taught In English
Mandatory Lab Fee Required
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe objective of Environmental Design is to conjugate technology to the human biology and psychology needs. This course introduces students the to the fundamentals of product design practice and gives the opportunity to increase their innovation knowledge with a perspective on how to meet human needs while considering sustainable principles. Students learn how to use natural inspiration to generate new ideas for product feature and optimize design and understand the strategic role of product design in the development of manufactured goods.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.