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 ==== Utilitas, Venustas, Firmitas 2020 ==== ==== Utilitas, Venustas, Firmitas 2020 ====
 ===== General course structure/​schedule of meetings/​list of discussion topics/​homework and due dates ===== ===== General course structure/​schedule of meetings/​list of discussion topics/​homework and due dates =====
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 +Please be aware that the course is continuously adjusting its schedule and its mode of learning towards NYUAD'​s responses on [[https://​nyuad.nyu.edu/​en/​nyuad-response-to-covid-19.html|Covid 19]]. All <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​meetings marked in yellow</​font>​ are directly affected. Students are asked to carefully check eventual occurring daily changes and updates on this site. For questions about the schedule please contact Felix.
  
 Spring Semester 1 Spring Semester 1
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 ^**Week** ​  ​^ ​  ​^**Theme** ​  ​^**<​font inherit/​inherit;;#​ffffff;;#​e74c3c>​Homework due to the day</​font>​** \\ Felix will adjust timing for homework (due to…) depending on how fast/slow we progress during the semester. Please be aware that timings might change. ​ | ^**Week** ​  ​^ ​  ​^**Theme** ​  ​^**<​font inherit/​inherit;;#​ffffff;;#​e74c3c>​Homework due to the day</​font>​** \\ Felix will adjust timing for homework (due to…) depending on how fast/slow we progress during the semester. Please be aware that timings might change. ​ |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_01-28-20|TUE,​ 01-28-20]] ​ |**Design Fundamentals** \\ General introduction,​ Time and Project Management|Get the course books from the book store. ​ |+|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_01-28-20|TUE,​ 01-28-20]] ​ |**Design Fundamentals** \\ General introduction,​ Time and Project Management|Get the course books from the book store. ​ |
 |        |[[:​uvf_01-30-20|THU,​ 01-30-20]] ​ |**The Vision of Design** \\ Project Colloquium ​ |1. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 1 (p. 9–19), p. 176–177)),​ \\ 2. Develop a [[homework_gant_chart|Gantt-Chart]] that reflects the design stages of your project for this semester, \\ 3. Bring 5 digital photographs of traditional/​typical/​important architecture from your hometown. ​  | |        |[[:​uvf_01-30-20|THU,​ 01-30-20]] ​ |**The Vision of Design** \\ Project Colloquium ​ |1. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 1 (p. 9–19), p. 176–177)),​ \\ 2. Develop a [[homework_gant_chart|Gantt-Chart]] that reflects the design stages of your project for this semester, \\ 3. Bring 5 digital photographs of traditional/​typical/​important architecture from your hometown. ​  |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-04-20|TUE,​ 02-04-20]] ​ |**Rapid Prototyping** (Laser Cutting Workshop) ​   |1. Pass Esteban'​s laser cutter training \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 94–119), \\ 3. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design (Design and Technology: p. 239–261) ​ |+|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-04-20|TUE,​ 02-04-20]] ​ |**Rapid Prototyping** (Laser Cutting Workshop) ​   |1. Pass Esteban'​s laser cutter training \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 94–119), \\ 3. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design (Design and Technology: p. 239–261) ​ |
 |        |[[:​uvf_02-06-20|THU,​ 02-06-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 1, No. 2), class discussion ​  |1. Watch '​Rams'​ \\ 2. Go through [[:​presentation_rules|this compilation]] of presentation rules  | |        |[[:​uvf_02-06-20|THU,​ 02-06-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 1, No. 2), class discussion ​  |1. Watch '​Rams'​ \\ 2. Go through [[:​presentation_rules|this compilation]] of presentation rules  |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-11-20|TUE,​ 02-11-20]] ​ |**Mood-board presentation** ​                    |1. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 78), \\ 2. Think about three cardboard architecure projects you would like to work on, \\ 3. Create a mood-board for each idea. \\ 4. Email a PDF with the 3 moodboards to Felix |+|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-11-20|TUE,​ 02-11-20]] ​ |**Mood-board presentation** ​                    |1. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 78), \\ 2. Think about three cardboard architecure projects you would like to work on, \\ 3. Create a mood-board for each idea. \\ 4. Email a PDF with the 3 moodboards to Felix |
 |        |[[:​uvf_02-13-20|THU,​ 02-13-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 3, No. 4), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ | |        |[[:​uvf_02-13-20|THU,​ 02-13-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 3, No. 4), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-18-20|TUE,​ 02-18-20]] ​ |**Ideation** (Brainstorming,​ Mind-Maps) ​          |1. Watch '​Urbanized',​ \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 56-57, 66-67), \\ 3. Create a mind-map on your selected idea. \\ 4. Create a [[https://​www.wordclouds.com|word-cloud]] about your selected cardboard architecture. \\ 5. Email mind-map and word-cloud to Felix   |+|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-18-20|TUE,​ 02-18-20]] ​ |**Ideation** (Brainstorming,​ Mind-Maps) ​          |1. Watch '​Urbanized',​ \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 56-57, 66-67), \\ 3. Create a mind-map on your selected idea. \\ 4. Create a [[https://​www.wordclouds.com|word-cloud]] about your selected cardboard architecture. \\ 5. Email mind-map and word-cloud to Felix   |
 |        |[[:​uvf_02-20-20|THU,​ 02-20-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 5, No. 6), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ | |        |[[:​uvf_02-20-20|THU,​ 02-20-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 5, No. 6), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-25-20|TUE,​ 02-25-20]] ​ |**Drawing Workshop** ​                  ​|- ​ |+|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_02-25-20|TUE,​ 02-25-20]] ​ |**Drawing Workshop** ​                  ​|- ​ |
 |        |[[:​uvf_02-27-20|THU,​ 02-27-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 7, No. 8), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ | |        |[[:​uvf_02-27-20|THU,​ 02-27-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 7, No. 8), class discussion ​  ​|- ​ |
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_03-03-20|TUE,​ 03-03-20]] ​ |**Cardboard Workshop with Tobias Horrock** ​  |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​ffffff;;#​e74c3c>​Please reserve the afternoons and evenings on Tue 3 and Wed 4 for this workshop (each day 6–9pm)</​font> ​ | +|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_03-03-20|TUE,​ 03-03-20]] ​ |**Cardboard Workshop with Tobias Horrock** ​  ​|Please reserve the afternoons and evenings on Tue 3 and Wed 4 for this workshop (each day 6–9pm) ​ | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_03-05-20|THU,​ 03-05-20]] ​ |Presentation of Cardboard Workshop results ​  ​|- ​ | +|        |[[:​uvf_03-05-20|THU,​ 03-05-20]] ​ |Presentation of Cardboard Workshop results, discussion with Tobias Horrock ​  |-  | 
-|Week  ​|[[:​uvf_03-10-20|TUE,​ 03-10-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​ |1. Create three handdrawings that visualise your idea. \\  2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 21–45) \\  3. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design (Utopias, Visions, Concepts, and Trends: p. 216–225) \\ 4. Email scans of your drawings to Felix | +|Week  |<del>[[:​uvf_03-10-20|TUE,​ 03-10-20]]</​del> ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​ NO CLASS – COVID-19 </​font>​ ([[https://​nyuad.nyu.edu/​en/​nyuad-response-to-covid-19.html|link]]) ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​ Homework remains!</​font>​ \\ 1. Create three handdrawings that visualise your idea. \\  2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (p. 21–45) \\  3. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design (Utopias, Visions, Concepts, and Trends: p. 216–225) \\ 4. Email scans of your drawings to Felix | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_03-12-20|THU,​ 03-12-20]] ​ |[[:2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No9No10), class discussion ​|-  | +|        |<del>[[:​uvf_03-12-20|THU,​ 03-12-20]]</​del> ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​ NO CLASS – COVID-19 </​font>​ ([[https://​nyuad.nyu.edu/​en/​nyuad-response-to-covid-19.html|link]])  ​|- 
 +|Week 7  |[[:​uvf_03-17-20|TUE,​ 03-17-20]]  ​|<​font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​Group Meeting via zoom</​font> ​  |1. Build a small scale model of your cardboard architecture ​\\ 2Reading: Design: HistoryTheory and Practice of Product Design, Architecture and Design (p202–215\\ 3. Email pictures of your cardboard model to Felix  ​| 
 +|        |<​del>​[[:​uvf_03-19-20|THU, 03-19-20]]</​del> ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​1:​1 sessions via zoom only</​font> ​ |-   |
  
 Spring Semester 2 Spring Semester 2
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-|Week 8  |[[:​uvf_03-31-20|TUE,​ 03-31-20]] ​ |**The Function of Design** \\ Project Colloquium  ​|1. Build a small scale model of your cardboard architecture ​\\ 2. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice ​of Product Design, Architecture and Design ​(p. 202–215)  | +|Week 8  |[[:​uvf_03-31-20|TUE,​ 03-31-20]] ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​Group meeting via zoom</​font> ​  |1. Improve/​change your model based on the feedback you received. ​\\ 2. Email pictures ​of your improved model (2nd iterationto Felix  | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_04-02-20|THU,​ 04-02-20]] ​ |[[:2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 11, No. 12), class discussion  ​|-   | +|        |<del>[[:​uvf_04-02-20|THU,​ 04-02-20]]</​del> ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​1:1 sessions via zoom only</​font> ​  |-   | 
-|Week 9  |[[:​uvf_04-07-20|TUE,​ 04-07-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​  ​|1. Project Report 1/5 \\ 2. Improve/​change your small scale model based on the feedback you received ​ | +|Week 9  |[[:​uvf_04-07-20|TUE,​ 04-07-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  ​|1. Project Report 1/5 \\ 2. Improve/​change your model based on the feedback you received. \\  | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_04-09-20|THU,​ 04-09-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 13, No. 14), class discussion ​ |1. Watch '​Bauhaus,​ The Face of the Twentieth Century'​ (source [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=4uN9JK66-vs|1]], [[https://​vimeo.com/​250264053|2]]) ​   | +|        |[[:​uvf_04-09-20|THU,​ 04-09-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font> ​\\  (No. 9, No. 10), class discussion ​ |-    | 
-|Week 10 |[[:​uvf_04-14-20|TUE,​ 04-14-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​  ​|1. Project Report 2/5 \\ 2. Watch '​Objectified'​ \\ 2Develop a perfectly made cardboard model that features a detail from your architecture.    | +|Week 10 |[[:​uvf_04-14-20|TUE,​ 04-14-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  ​|1. Project Report 2/5 \\ 2. Watch '​Objectified'​ \\ 3Improve/​change ​your model based on the feedback you received.    | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_04-16-20|THU,​ 04-16-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\  (No. 15), class discussion ​ |-  | +|        |[[:​uvf_04-16-20|THU,​ 04-16-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font> ​\\  (No. 11, No. 12), class discussion ​ |-  | 
-|Week 11 |[[:​uvf_04-21-20|TUE,​ 04-21-20]] ​ |**Graphic Design & Typography**   ​|1. Project Report 3/5 \\ 2'Watch Helvetica'​ \\ 3. Name for your cardboard architecture \\ 4Logo for your cardboard architecture, ​\\ 5. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design, On the Communicative Function of Design (p. 148–186), Design and its Context (p. 189–201) ​   | +|Week 11 |[[:​uvf_04-21-20|TUE,​ 04-21-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** \\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  ​|1. Project Report 3/5 \\ 1Improve/​change ​your model based on the feedback you received. \\    | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_04-23-20|THU,​ 04-23-20]] ​ |  |-  | +|        |[[:​uvf_04-23-20|THU,​ 04-23-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  (No. 13, No. 14), class discussion ​   ​|1. Watch '​Bauhaus,​ The Face of the Twentieth Century'​ (source [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=4uN9JK66-vs|1]], [[https://​vimeo.com/​250264053|2]]) ​ | 
-|Week 12 |[[:​uvf_04-28-20|TUE,​ 04-28-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​  ​|1. Project Report 4/5 \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 6 (Testing), p. 121–137, chapter 7 (Evaluation & Selection), p. 139-155 ​  | +|Week 12 |[[:​uvf_04-28-20|TUE,​ 04-28-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  ​|1. Project Report 4/5 \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 6 (Testing), p. 121–137, chapter 7 (Evaluation & Selection), p. 139-155, \\ 3. Develop a perfectly made cardboard model that features a detail from your architecture. ​  | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_04-30-20|THU,​ 04-30-20]] ​ |  |-  | +|        |[[:​uvf_04-30-20|THU,​ 04-30-20]] ​ |[[:​2020_uvf_case_studies|Case-study presentations]] \\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  (No. 15), class discussion ​  |-  | 
-|Week 13 |[[:​uvf_05-05-20|TUE,​ 05-05-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​  |1. Project Report 5/5, \\ 2. 1. Write your [[http://​www.hardmood.info/​lib/​exe/​fetch.php?​media=uvf_artistic_statement_writing_guide_scan.pdf|Artistic Statement]],​ \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 8 (Communicating),​ p. 156-173) ​    | +|Week 13 |[[:​uvf_05-05-20|TUE,​ 05-05-20]] ​ |**Project Colloquium** ​\\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\   |1. Project Report 5/5, \\ 2. 1. Write your [[http://​www.hardmood.info/​lib/​exe/​fetch.php?​media=uvf_artistic_statement_writing_guide_scan.pdf|Artistic Statement]],​ \\ 2. Reading: Research Methods for Product Design (chapter 8 (Communicating),​ p. 156-173) ​    | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_05-07-20|THU,​ 05-07-20]] ​ |Prototyping ​realisation ​ | | +|        |[[:​uvf_05-07-20|THU,​ 05-07-20]] ​ |**Graphic Design ​Typography** \\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font>​ \\  |1. 'Watch Helvetica'​ \\ 2. Name for your cardboard architecture \\ 3. Logo for your cardboard architecture,​ \\ 4. Reading: Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design, On the Communicative Function of Design (p. 148–186), Design and its Context (p. 189–201) ​ | 
-|Week 14 |[[:​uvf_05-12-20|TUE,​ 05-12-20]] ​ |Prototyping & realisation ​ |1. Finish your cardboard architecture prototype. ​ | +|Week 14 |<del>[[:​uvf_05-12-20|TUE,​ 05-12-20]]</​del> ​ |<font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​1:​1 sessions via zoom only</​font> ​ |1. Finish your cardboard architecture prototype. ​ | 
-|        |[[:​uvf_05-14-20|THU,​ 05-14-20]] ​ |Presentation of project ​   ​|**<​font inherit/​inherit;;#​ffffff;;#​e74c3c>​Have all documents (drawings, photographs of models, etc.) uploaded to the online exhibition!</​font>​** ​ |+|        |[[:​uvf_05-14-20|THU,​ 05-14-20]] ​ |**Online Group presentation** \\ <font inherit/​inherit;;#​000000;;#​FFFC33>​=>​ Group meeting via zoom</​font> ​   ​|**<​font inherit/​inherit;;#​ffffff;;#​e74c3c>​Have all documents (drawings, photographs of models, etc.) uploaded to the online exhibition!</​font>​** ​ |
  
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