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The Secret Life of Things

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New York, New York 10013
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 18
Teacher: Leyla Acaroglu

What you'll learn in this brainy class:

The Secret Life of Things: Life Cycle Thinking Deep Dive Workshop

Building on the scientific process of life cycle assessment, this class looks at streamlined process, tools and research strategies for exploring the hidden life cycle impacts of everyday things. Understand how complete system solutions an be formed! 

Participants learn mapping techniques for strategic decision making through to the use of life cycle thinking in the design process. An approach to understanding the material world and the impacts that design, production and consumption has on the environment. Understand the interconnectivity of different structures, look at materials and resources wisely and unpack the critical gaps which occur with limited system thinking.   

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Our full day workshops include a full catered vegetarian lunch and take home resource pack. This is a small group workshop so places are very limited, we keep them small so that everyone has the chance to get the maximum benefit from our facilitators. For every class we offer 1 or 2 scholarships based on need, please go to our website to complete an application for this. 

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Un-School of Disruptive Design

The Un-School of Disruptive Design, founded on 1914, is a design advocacy startup that runs events and classes to challenge the way people view and react to the world for positive social change.

The Un-School is a living gallery and experimental knowledge lab that evolves through the contributions of...

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