Marine Design minor

Marine Design minor



The marine design minor emphasizes research, user needs, development of hull forms, and exteriors and interiors of a variety of watercraft, and encourages students to combine aspects of naval architecture, human factors, interior design, CAD and material exploration to create innovative solutions that are both visually appealing and functional.

  • ELDS 205 Computer-aided Product Design*
  • IDUS 221 Human Factors in Industrial Design
  • MARI 302 Principles and Theories of Marine Design
  • MARI 310 Survey of Composites
  • MARI 335 Marine Design Studio I
  • MARI 340 Marine Design Studio II
  • MARI 480 Marine Design Final Project
  • — ARCH, FURN, IACT, IDUS, INDS, SERV or SUST elective

Total course of study: 40 hours

* The following may substitute for this course: FURN 232 Visual Communication for Furniture Design, FURN 309 Electronic Design and Visualization, or INDS 204 Rendering for the Interior.