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Viewing: FA 2213 : Digital Fabrication

Last approved: Mon, 23 May 2016 18:29:54 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Art/Fine Arts (FA)
Digital Fabrication
Digital Fabrication
Fall 2016
Course Type
Studio Course
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Letter Grade

FA 1017 or FA 1071 or FA 1201 or FA 1601 or permission of the instructor


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Lab fees cover shared materials and consumables used by the course as well as independent access to software.

These vary by studio area but include costs such as model fees, lumber and ground materials for certain projects, computer software access for all students, printer ink, and darkroom chemicals.

Basic principles of digital fabrication; the intersection between digital and physical methods of fabrication; hands-on building projects such as woodworking, simple mold-making, and multi-media solutions. Materials fee.
1. To learn basic principles of digital fabrication, including 3D scanning, modeling, printing, CNC routing and Virtual 3D Carving. 2. To develop the skills to think beyond the industries prescribed usage of the technology. 3. To engage actively in critical dialogue regarding art projects, for the dual purpose of improving one’s own art process as well as developing a vocabulary for critical thought in the arts in general. 4. To produce ambitious multi-media, sculptural projects that encompass a coherent vision and execution 5. To build collaborative skills through hands-on practice with peers 6. To develop and hone one’s individual creative voice through the realization of exercises and projects
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