IS: Product to Package
Investigative Studios are required studios within the Industrial Design Program that are also open to students in other majors. Investigative studios are taken in any order. Content, structure, and focus of these studios varies from semester to semester. Students can sign up for the studios that best fit their schedules and interests. Investigative Studios fulfill an Industrial Design Investigative Studio requirement or a Studio Elective requirement.
When you take a product to market, there is a need for innovative packaging. Students begin this class by analyzing brands and exploring how marketing affects products and their appearance. After which they will design containers, labels, packaging, and create novel ways to present products to consumers focusing on brand identity and retail marketing concerns. Also in this class, there will be a strong emphasis on type design. Product to Package is a team-taught Investigative Studio intended for both Graphic Design and Industrial Design students.