1 – The Design Process

Level: Introductory
Prerequisite: None

Description: Students develop an understanding of design problems through research and select, generate and evaluate possible solutions. You will need a valid email address (and know the password) for this class. Using your school assigned email address is probably best for now.

  1. Sign up for an Autodesk Education Community Account. Click here.
  2. Go to the Autodesk Design Academy.
  3. Search for and then Enroll in the course “Principles of Design Thinking.”
  4. We will be going through this design activity as a class.
  5. Summary project – Product Design/Development Sheet
  6. Take the Exit quiz: https://goo.gl/forms/4DEuNVc8jylhYOft1


Go to https://www.tinkercad.com and use your Autodesk account to sign in.

  1. Click on the Learn button
  2. Click on Lessons
  3. Click on See all Lessons
  4. Scroll down and do the following Tutorial Lessons:
    1. Learning the Moves
    2. Camera Controls
    3. Creating Holes
    4. Scale, Copy & Paste
    5. Key Ring, Letters!

The Pobble

  1. Link to design: Pobble_Tinkercad_Guide_Optimized
  2. Complete this project in Tinkercad

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