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DP01 SP 2017 Course Outline

Course Outline

Instructor: Yo Oshima
yodesignlab@gmail.com

Course Outline:

Week 01   Introduction to Rhinoceros

  • Interface Basics / Command Basics
  • Assignment:
  • Revisit tutorials
  • Pixel flower
  • 3 Everyday objects
  • Due Week 02 (5%)

Week 02    Basic Orthogonal Modeling 01

  • Boolean Exercise
  • Basic Modeling 02
  • Pattern Lecture (Figure Ground)
  • Assignment:
  • 3 Everyday objects
  • Animal pattern model (subtractive)
  • Due Week 03 (5%)

Week 03       Lofting

  • Lofting with history option on
  • UN Studio pavilion tutorial
  • Animal form attribute sketching charette
  • Animal form (sculpting)
  • Assignment:
  • 5 animal form models
  • Due Week 04 (5%)

Week 04    Intermediate modeling + Rendering

  • Bridge modeling tutorial
  • Bridge conceptual brainstorming
    • Assignment
    • Build your own bridge based on animal form
    • Due Week 05 (5%)

Week 05   Rendering and 2D drawing Basics

  • Intermediate rendering – texture mapping and materials
  • Bridge model development
  • Assignment
  • Render all previous models
  • Bridge model update
  • Due Week 06 (5%)

Week 06   Board Layout

  • Basics of board layout
  • Desk Crit for midterm
  • Assignment
  • Single – side CNC model
  • Due Week 06 (5%)

Week 07         Midterm

  • Assignment
  • Due Week 08 (5%)

Week 08       Modeling with dimensions

  • Faceted Design Tutorial
  • Pepakura Demo
  • Assignment
  • 50 objects
  • Due Week 9 (5%)

Week 09       Advanced Modeling

  • Complex form tutorial
  • Tapers and chamfers
  • Assignment
  • 10 objects Detailed
  • Due Week 10 (5%)

Week 10          Virtual Reality

  • VR demonstration
    • Assignment
    • Test VR
    • Due Week 11(5%)

Week 11       Final Design 01

  • Programmatic diagram
    • Assignment
    • Finish Diagram and Massing Study
    • Due Week 11(5%)

Week 12        Animation

  • Animation Tutorial
  • ENV01 Design review
    • Assignment
    • Animation 1st path
    • Due Week 09 (5%)

Week 13            LAB Session

Week 14          Final Charette