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Autodesk Generative Design for Manufacturing

Autodesk via Coursera Specialization


Quickly generate high-performing design alternatives—many that you’d never think of on your own—from a single idea. With generative design, there is no single solution. Instead, there are multiple great solutions. You choose the design that best fits your needs. Generative design is a design exploration process. Designers or engineers input design goals into the software, along with parameters such as performance or spatial requirements, materials, manufacturing methods, and cost constraints. The software explores all the possible permutations of a solution, quickly generating design alternatives. It tests and learns from each iteration what works and what doesn’t. Through this specialization, you’ll learn the foundations of product innovation and generative design while developing your skills in Autodesk® Fusion 360™. Plus, by completing this Specialization, you’ll unlock an additional Autodesk Credential as further recognition of your success! The Autodesk Credential comes with a digital badge and certificate, which you can add to your resume and share on social media platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. You’ll need a paid subscription to Fusion 360 to complete the assignments in this course. Be sure to review your access or payment options before enrolling. Looking for Autodesk Fusion 360 certification prep courses? Check out additional learning resources to help you uplevel your skills.


Course 1: Generative Design for Additive Manufacturing
- Offered by Autodesk. This course introduces you to one of the more common applications of generative design: Additive Manufacturing or 3D ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Generative Design for Performance and Weight Reduction
- Offered by Autodesk. There are many considerations and factors that play a part in designing a new product. Cost is usually a big one, but ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Generative Design for Industrial Applications
- Offered by Autodesk. The foundation of engineering design is exploration and iteration. Design is rarely a perfectly linear and ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Generative Design for Part Consolidation
- Offered by Autodesk. Designing a product is only part of the process. Now, can that product be manufactured? In many cases the end product ... Enroll for free.


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