Future Food Forever

Studio Leaders: Marcus Cher

Wednesday | 15:30 6:30 PM | 045.01.005C
Tuesday       | 15:30 6:30 PM | 045.01.005B
The Future of Food won’t be a meal in a pill, it will be multisensory and utterly mesmerizing! You will be designing memorable and interactive food experiences for the commercial hospitality sector to bring dining into the 21stcentury.

Stuffed, Starved and Salvaged

Studio Leader: Juliette Anich and Maddison Ryder

Studio Timetable
Monday | 8:30 – 11:30 AM | 045.01.005B
Wednesday | 11:30 – 2:30 PM | 045.01.005C

Ingrained within habits and behaviours of individuals, consumption has reached a critically dominant position in modern society. We are defined no longer by what we do, but rather, what we have and display (Humphrey, 2009).

Bamboo Bike

Studio Leaders: Lance Rake & Michael Efford

Studio Timetable:
Monday       | 15:30 6:30 PM | 045.01.005B
Wednesday | 15:30 6:30 PM | 045.01.005D

Note: This is a  cross-disciplinary studio with Communications Design *CAPED at 10 ID students.

Over the past ten years I have designed and built bamboo bikes in India, Nepal, Alabama, Haiti, and Sweden.  Each design

Mental

Studio Leaders: Trevor Streader & Leah Heiss

Studio Timetable:
Monday  | 12.30 – 3.00 pm  | Location TBC
Thursday  | 3.30 – 6.00 pm | Location TBC
Studio Partner: Science Gallery Melbourne
Note: This is a  cross-disciplinary studio with Communications Design *CAPED at 10 ID students.

Science Gallery Melbourne will be a bold addition to our city, exploring the collision of art

The Reuseful Project 2.0

Lecturers: Nick Johns

As we watch our household recycling industry falter –  with the local market value of recycled materials collapsing, and off-shore processors refusing to accept our post-consumer packaging waste – we are facing major environmental and resource availability challenges.

These challenges are ultimately design problems, in that the social practices and the waste materials generated through

Humanitarian Design

Studio Tutor: Gordon Young and Emily Ballantyne-Brodie

In collaboration with Shelter Advisor Leeanne Marshall from the Australian Red Cross (ARC), this class looks at innovative transformation of both preparedness and emergency response activities. As a team, you will select a country and will respond to the question: What can we do in preparedness to ensure positive impact

Health Care Co-Design

Studio Tutor: Simon Curlis

Studio Partner: RMIT University and Royal Children’s Hospital.

This studio addresses concerns in the field of healthcare provision within the hospital ecosystem as a Co-Design project.

This Studio proceeds workshops with Health care staff who have highlighted issues in their professional practice.
You will work in groups and individually to investigate, analyse, and provide solutions

Fantastic Tactics for Plastic Pioneers (FTPP)

Studio Leaders: Dr Juliette Anich & Dr Liam Fennessy

Studio Timetable: Monday 13:30- 16:30 | Thursday 13:30 – 16:30

Studio Partners: Patagonia, Metropolitan Waste Resource Recovery Group (MWRRG (Vic Govt)) & RMIT Design With/Without/Out Waste Outreach Platform (DWOP)

No longer something we can assume is recycled, post-consumer plastics waste is an unavoidable concern for environmentally concerned designers.

With the

De-constructing the status quo

Studio Leader: Dr. Areli Avendano Franco

Studio Timetable: Wednesday 5:30-8:30 | Thursday 5:30-8:30

Studio Partner: Australian Red Cross

Globally, there are more frequent and severe natural hazards affecting communities due to climate change. To minimise the impact of humanitarian scenarios, preparedness and emergency response are two fundamental processes that need to be integrated together. The most critical challenges faced include:

The Peter Mac Design Studio

Studio Leader: Dr Juan Sanin

Studio Timetable: Monday 9.30-12:30- 16:30 | Wednesday 13:30 – 16:30

Studio Partners: Peter Mac Cancer Centre and RMIT Policy & Impact Team

The right information, in the right place, at the right moment

This multidisciplinary design studio held in collaboration with the Peter Mac Cancer Centre and RMIT Policy & Impact Team takes on the challenge to imagine what a