Product Design

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Product Design

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Art, Design Management, Industrial Design, Interior Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Intermediate Interior Design

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    In this course students develop an understanding of the design of three-dimensional objects which have a specialized function - in, for example, the domestic or hospitality spheres - and medium-low complexity. During the course students are introduced to the world of products for interiors in which Italy is a market leader and will study examples of well-known designers and their different styles. Students develop their projects through research, realize the prototypes and analyze the production costs.

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