Form and Surface Development

Form and Surface Development
Fundamentals of articulating, exploring, and critiquing the application of aesthetic principles related to geometric and organic form. Opportunities to present, critique, and defend aesthetics.
 Hours1.5 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesInDes 130, 131, and 133 concurrent in the same semester.
 TaughtFall Term 2, Winter Term 2
 ProgramsContaining INDES 132
Course Outcomes


Students should:

  • Understand aesthetic principles as they relate to geometric and organic forms
  • Analyze formal qualities and articulate formal languages


Students should be able to:

  • Generate both rough and finished geometric and organic forms
  • Recognize abstract three-dimensional elements in design context