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Product Design

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Online: 
No
Course Number: 
OIDD 415 910
Instructor: 
Co-requisites: 
Studio Recitation (Spring Semester only)
Crosslistings: 
MEAM415910
IPD515910
OIDD515910
Course Description: 

This course provides tools and methods for creating new products. The course is intended for students with a strong career interest in new product development , entrepreneurship, and/or technology development. The course follows an overall product design methodology, including the identification of customer needs, generation of product concepts, prototyping, and design-for-manufacturing. Weekly student assignments are focused on the design of a new product and culminate in the creation of a prototype, which is launched at an end-of-semester public Design Fair. The course project is a physical good - but most of the tools and methods apply to services and software products. The course is open to any Penn sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student.

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