Digital Media Courses

ARCH 3590: Introduction to Computation and Fabrication (Fall 2012)

Instructors: Anne Leonhardt with Zach Downey

​​Assistant: Brian Ringley

​This course is an introduction to digital fabrication. It will explore the qualities of materials such as wood, concrete, and plastics in the context of computational design and digital fabrication thinking and techniques. Projects will provide students with experience in the use of a variety of tools, equipment, concepts, and emerging digitally-driven technologies, including parametric rule-based design, subtractive fabrication, assembly techniques, and iterative design processes.

Pilot: Intermediate Methods in Computation and Fabrication (Fall 2012)

Instructors: Hart Marlow

​​Assistant: Michael McCune

This course is an introduction to digital fabrication. It will explore the qualities of materials such as wood, concrete, and plastics in the context of computational design and digital fabrication thinking and techniques. Projects will provide students with experience in the use of a variety of tools, equipment, concepts, and emerging digitally-driven technologies, including parametric rule-based design, subtractive fabrication, assembly techniques, and iterative design processes.