Generative Design for Part Consolidation

Provided by: Coursera

Designing a product is only part of the process. Now, can that product be manufactured? In many cases the end product is made up of an assembly of different pieces to simplify manufacturing. With generative design and additive manufacturing, we can now take a different approach to the process of designing and producing complex products.

Course Objectives:

  • To inspect a multi-component assembly. Identify manufacturing methods. Practice how to reverse engineer for design intent. Create a Generative Design Outcome.

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