Design Core Skills

Begin building the foundation for a professional and creative design practice. Gain knowledge of the contexts, processes and techniques that will help propel you into a successful practice in any design discipline. Whether you are interested in User Experience, Communication Design, Spatial Design or Product Design, or simply adding to your repetoire of skills, our Design Core Skills courses offer an entry point for students from all backgrounds and experience.

Course Format

Courses are offered either online or on campus.

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Material List

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Course No Course Name
CSDS 100Principles of Design
CSDS 101Innovations in Design
CSDS 102Industry Intro: Design
CSDS 110Design Thinking
CSDS 111Designing for Accessibility
CSDS 112Human Centered Design