4.500 Introduction to Design Computing


Class Info

Introduces 3-D CAD modeling to students with little or no experience in design or computation. Teaches surface, solid and mesh modeling techniques combined with a variety of modeling applications, from 3D printing to CNC fabrication and 3D rendering. Includes weekly modeling assignments leading up to a final project. Additional work required of students taking the graduate version. Enrollment limited; preference to Course 4 majors and minors.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.500 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by L. Sass.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Introduction to Design Computing site or on the 4.500 Stellar site.

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architectural design and computation digital fabrication rendering

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