HUM-375 – SHS “Prototyping”

Lecturers:

  • Marc Laperrouza
  • Marius Aeberli

Summary
The course brings together students from EPFL and UNIL through a participatory design approach. Students develop several prototypes within an interdisciplinary team and develop their solutions through user tests.
Content
The course covers various aspects of prototyping approaches, with an emphasis on the practice and production of physical or virtual prototypes. The course is divided into 2 parts:
  • The first 7 weeks are devoted to prototyping exercises, in groups, of variable duration and nature.
  • The last 7 weeks are devoted to a group design challenge.