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B.F.A. in UX design

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 25 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
  • DRAW 230 Drawing for Design

General education: 55 hours

  • ANTH 101 Introduction to Anthropology
  • MATH 104 Mathematics of Computer Science
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • CTXT 121 Visual Culture in Context: Pre-Modern Global Perspectives
  • CTXT 122 Visual Culture in Context: Making Modernities
  • ENGL 123 Ink to Ideas: Critical Concepts in Literature and Writing
  • MATH 204 Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • ELDS 205 Computer-aided Product Design
  • MATH 240 Logic
  • ARLH or ARTH elective
  • General education elective

Major curriculum: 90 hours

  • GRDS 205 Typography I: Anatomy, Form, and Space
  • Select one of these two options:

  • IDUS 209 Rapid Prototyping: Analog to Digital Fabrication
  • IDUS 212 Model and Prototype Development
  • IDUS 215 Contextual Research Methods
  • ITGM 220 Core Principles: Programming
  • GRDS 285 Graphic Design Media Management
  • IACT 315 Human/Computer Interaction
  • IACT 317 Interactive Product Design
  • Select one of these two¬†options:

  • ITGM 326 Applied Principles: Programming
  • ITGM 347 Applied Principles: Physical Computing
  • IACT 330 Prototyping Electronics for Designers
  • UXDG 330 UX Design Studio I: Innovation
  • GRDS 348 Graphic Design Studio I: Idea Visualization
  • Select one of these three¬†options:

  • UXDG 350 Professional Practices for UX Designers
  • UXDG 479 Undergraduate Internship
  • ARVR, GRDS, IACT, IDUS, ITGM, KDES, MOME, PRO, SDES, SERV, or UXDG elective
  • Select one of these two options:

  • GRDS 353 Typography II: Information and Media
  • GRDS 387 Interface Design
  • IACT 370 Information Architecture
  • IACT 375 Perceptual and Cognitive Human Factors
  • Select one of these two options:

  • UXDG 415 UX Design Studio II: The Complexity of Simplicity
  • PRO 580 SCADpro Collaboration
  • UXDG 450 UX Design Senior Studio I: Researching and Ideation
  • UXDG 490 UX Design Senior Studio II: Prototyping and Communication

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours