B.F.A. in industrial design

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DRAW 230 Drawing for Design
  • Select one of these two options:

  • DSGN 115 Creative Thinking Strategies
  • Studio elective

General education: 55 hours

  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • CTXT 121 Visual Culture in Context: Caves to Cathedrals
  • CTXT 122 Visual Culture in Context: Age of Exploration to Postmodernity
  • ENGL 123 Ink to Ideas: Critical Concepts in Literature and Writing
  • DIGI 130 Digital Communication
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • ARLH or ARTH elective
  • ENGL elective
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • IDUS 100 Introduction to Industrial Design
  • ELDS 205 Computer-aided Product 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
  • Select one of these three options:

  • IDUS 479 Undergraduate Internship
  • PRO 580 SCADpro Collaboration
  • 300- or 400-level ACCE, FURN, IACT, IDUS, MARI, SERV or SUST elective
  • 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