The Future of Making Things Course

Designing Sustainable Planters with Tinkercad & Fusion 360

Course Description

Have you ever wondered what the future will look like in 2050? Are you interested to learn how advanced technologies and computer-aided design will impact the future of manufacturing and construction? If so, this course is perfect for you!

In 4 weeks, you will learn the fundamentals of making and design by creating a planter for your home or personal space, with Autodesk’s software applications – Tinkercad & Fusion 360. You will discover how technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation are shaping the way everyday products will be designed and built in the future.

By the end of this course, you will understand the basic concepts of 3D modeling, 3D printing, and digital rendering as you bring your planter to life. With step-by-step instructional videos, challenging projects, and weekly practice exercises, you will become familiar with how to articulate your ideas using advanced design tools and workflows.

By the year 2050, it is estimated that two-thirds of the world’s population will be living in urban settlements. Who knows, maybe you’ll find yourself contributing to the manufacturing and construction industry with your newfound insight into the future of making things.