Bioinspired Design
General Catalog Course Title:
Bioinspired Design
Terms Offered:
Spring 2016
Course Thread: 
Human-Centered Design
Course Thread: 
Sciences and Society
Instructor: 
Robert Full

Bioinspired design views the process of how we learn from nature as an innovation strategy, translating principles of function, performance and aesthetics from biology to human technology. In this course, diverse teams of students will collaborate on, create, and present original bioinspired design projects. Lectures discuss the biomimicry design process from original scientific breakthroughs to entrepreneurial start-ups.

For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.