Industrial Design B.F.A.

Industrial Design

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available at:
S

Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DRAW 230 Drawing for Design
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DSGN 115 Creative Thinking Strategies*
  • — Studio elective*

General education: 55 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications†
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications†
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective‡
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective‡
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective‡

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • ELDS 205 Computer-aided Product Design
  • IDUS 100 Introduction to Industrial Design
  • IDUS 212 Model and Prototype Development
  • IDUS 213 Industrial Design Idea Visualization
  • IDUS 215 Contextual Research Methods
  • IDUS 221 Human Factors in Industrial Design
  • IDUS 250 The Development of Product Form
  • IDUS 313 Computer Modeling
  • IDUS 314 Manufacturing and Assembly of Innovative Materials
  • IDUS 316 Portfolio and Résumé Development
  • IDUS 321 Industrial Design in the Marketplace
  • IDUS 421 Commercial Practices for Industrial Design
  • IDUS 471 Industrial Design Senior Studio I: Research and Ideation
  • IDUS 491 Industrial Design Senior Studio II: Development and Communication
  • — 300- or 400-level ACCE, FURN, IACT, IDUS, MARI, SERV or SUST elective, or CLC 580
  • — 300- or 400-level ACCE, FURN, IACT, IDUS, MARI, SERV or SUST elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of these two courses.
† Choose one of these two courses.
‡ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.

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