Design and Media Studies for Sustainability and Communities Summer School 2020 at UFSQ, Ecuador
Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
Apply by March 1, 2020
Come to the center of the world to learn about how Design can change our planet. Live the magic of Universidad San Francisco de Quito and the Design Program in our campuses in the Andes (Quito) and/or the Galapagos Islands.
DESIGN AND MEDIA STUDIES FOR SUSTAINABILITY AND COMMUNITIES / SUMMER 2020
Students will enroll in two 3 week, 3-credit courses focusing on Design & Media Studies. During the first course, students will have the opportunity to re-shape biomaterials and sustainable textiles into products & services through USFQ’s prototyping laboratory DLAB. During the second course, students will travel to the Galápagos Islands to learn about sustainability and the challenges it poses to local communities. They will use design-thinking methodologies to create impact-driven solutions to address the community’s needs.
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