Industrial design III

Course Information
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolVisual and Applied Arts
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorGeorgios Liamadis
Course ID280006803

Programme of Study: New PPS of School of Visual and Applied Arts (2014-today)

Registered students: 17
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSArtistic Spesialization533

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this module, students will: - know the methodology of the design process - be able to design and build a functional object (example: prototype of a lamp) - be able to cope with the difficulties inherent in the transition from design to construction
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
■ Design and construction of small scale utilitarian objects ■ Traditional design techniques (renderings) and physical model construction ■ stages of the design proccess ■ Methodology, practices
Design, Design Proccess, Construction, Sketching and rendering Techniques, physical models, prototyping
Educational Material Types
  • Video lectures
  • Audio
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
- Multimedia Lectures (incorpotating powerpoint presentations, video projections, documentary films, etc.) - Blog for posting course content (abstracts), announcements, information and research material etc. - Contact with students via e-mail the blog comment platform
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
Artistic Workshop
Artistic creation
Student Assessment
Assessment: project Design of a utilitarian object (example: lamp, piece of furniture). Construction of a functional prototype Details on assessment ctiteria and planned design exercises will be announced in class and posted on the blog [www.industrialdesign-3]
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
  • Report (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
  • design projects (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Λιαμάδης Γιώργος, “Πολιτισμός της Αυτοκίνησης: Design & Styling”, Εκδόσεις University Studio Press, Θεσσαλονίκη 2013 2. Mike Ashby, Kara Johnson, “Υλικά και Σχεδιασμός”, Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα 2008
Additional bibliography for study
1. Sara Hausmann & Achim Bohmer, Designline (Formstrahl), Avedition, 2008 (ISBN 978-3-89986-099-3) 2. Burdek Bernhard E., Design – History, theory and practice of product design, Birhkauser, Basel 2005 3. de Noblet Jocelyn (edit.), Industrial Design-Reflections of a century, Flammarion/APCI, Paris, 1993 4. Dorfles, Gillo, Εισαγωγή στο βιομηχανικό σχέδιο, Εκδόσεις Roma 5 Design, 1988 5. M.Erlhorff, T.Marshall, Design Dictionary: Perspectives of Design Terminology, Birkhauser, 2003 [Παπασωτηρίου] 6. Alvin R.Tilley, Henry Dreyfuss Associates, The measure of man and woman: Human Factors in Design, Willey, 2001 7. Koos Eissen, Sketching (5th printing): Drawing Techniques for Product Designers, BIS Publishers, Amsterdam, 2009 8. Pipes Alan, Drawing for Designers, Laurence King Publishing, London, 2007 9. Lefteri Chris, Making it: Manufacturing Techniques for Product Design, Laurence King Publishing, London, 2007 10. Fiell, Charlotte & Peter, Industrial Design A-Z, Taschen, Köln, 2000 11. Norman Donald, The Design of Everyday Things, MIT Press (reprint edition), 1998 12. Norman Donald, Emotional Design: why we love (or hate) everyday things, Basic Books, New York, 2004 13. Powell D., Presentation Techniques: A guide to drawing and presenting design ideas, Little, Brown & Company, UK, 1994 14. Chris Lefteri, Materials for Inspirational Design, Rotovision, 2006 15. Inna Alesina & Ellen Lupton, Exploring Materials: creative design for everyday objects, Princeton Architectural Press, New York 2010 16. Conran T., Design, Conran Octopus, London, 1996 17. Fiell, Charlotte & Peter, Designing the 21st Century, Taschen, Köln, 2001 18. Lidwell William, Manacsa Gerry, Deconstructing Product Design, Rockport [Παπασωτηρίου] 19. Hara Kenya, Designing Design, Lars Muller Publishers, Switzerland, 2007 20. Terstiege Gerrit (Ed.), The Making of Design: from the first model to the final product, Birkhauser, Germany, 2009 21. Ashby Mike & Johnson Kara, Υλικά και Σχεδιασμός: Η τέχνη και επιστήμη επιλογής υλικών στο σχεδιασμό προϊόντων, εκδ. Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα, 2006 22. Gantz Carroll, Design Chronicles, Schiffer, 2005 [Παπασωτηρίου] 23. Grinyer Clive, Smart Design: Products that Change our Lives, RotoVision, Switzerland, 2001 24. Pallasmaa Juhani, The Eyes of the Skin: Architecture and the Senses, John Wiley, New York, 2005 25. Philips, Vision of the Future, V+K Publishing, The Netherlands, 1996 26. Sparke Penny, An Introduction to Design and Culture [1900 to the present], Routledge, London, 2004, 2nd edition 27. Sparke Penny, A Century of Car Design, Mitchell Beazley, London, 2002 28. Ueki-Polet Keiko, Klemp Klaus, Less and More, The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams, Gestalten, Berlin, 2009 29. Valery Paul, Ευπαλίνος ή Ο Αρχιτέκτων, Α’ Ανατύπωση, Εκδόσεις Άγρα, Αθήνα, 1988 30. Campos Christian, Product Design Now: Renderings, Collins Design, 2010 [ISBN: 978-0061968761] 31. Reis Dalcacio, Ed. Wiedemann Julius, Product Design in the Sustainable Era, Taschen [Παπασωτηρίου] 32. Hudson Jennifer, Designs for small spaces, Laurence King [Παπασωτηρίου]
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