Sustainability Considerations in Design (Enhanced DVD)
Sustainability is a concept which is gaining immense popularity and seeking its application in every sphere, especially in architecture and designing. Sustainable design means an environmentally sustainable plan or an environmentally conscious design in any field. It is all about designing physical objects in compliance with the many principles of economic, social or ecological sustainability. The main purpose of a sustainable design, in any architectural project is elimination of all negative environmental impacts with sensitive or skillful designing which is eco friendly. The primary manifestations of any sustainable design need no non renewable resources have minimal impact on the environment and help in connecting people with natural environment quite easily.
Can sustainability be applied in any kind of design work - even in architecture and jewelry? To understand its applicability and to learn what is meant by sustainable approach to any kind of design, itís imperative to have a thorough understanding of all sustainability concepts, its approach in designing and its need today.
This interesting program, examines the passionate art of conceiving and creation of physical products as per various ecologically sound principles related to sustainability. Viewers get to learn a number of things, especially the significance of designing and the initial working framework which uses renewable resources in design work. How a good basic design framework helps in the best use of materials and resources which helps in minimizing environmental impact and waste and similar facts? Moreover, this program explains the dynamic existing balance between the society and economy, the need for generating long term relation between service/object and user. For better understanding, plenty of related examples from fashion designing, industries of architecture and graphic designs have been provided. Printable educational resources that are viewable too, are available online.( Sustainability Considerations in Design, Enhanced DVD) ISBN: 978-1-60825-358-6 Copy Right Date: 2008 CC Viewable/printable educational resources are available online. (26 minutes)