Design for DIY Manufacturing

Spring 2012 This class explores alternative and small-scale (e.g. tens or hundreds) manufacturing processes through the hands-on design and prototyping of electronic devices.

Crafting Material Interfaces

Fall 2011 This course will investigate how new (and ancient) materials are changing our understanding and experience of technology.

New Textiles

Spring 2011, 2010 This project-based course will explore the future of textiles, focusing particularly on blending rich crafting traditions with new technologies.

Design for Empowerment

Fall 2010, 2009 Technology is increasingly shaped and developed by users who design, build, and hack their own devices, and the goal of this class is to understand, contribute to, and support these creative communities.