Generative Design for Industrial Applications

Provided by: Coursera

The foundation of engineering design is exploration and iteration. Design is rarely a perfectly linear and straightforward process.

Course Objectives:

  • To explore a design for a traditional manufacturing method and use generative design to create the perfect iteration of it. Then to reverse engineer the generative design and recreate it for a traditional manufacturing method and explore the option of fabricating the generative version to weigh the pros and cons of each.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for design engineers & professionals involved in the designing process

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Technology



Employee Type

New Applicants, Operations Team, Leadership, Change Leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

27 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification