Bridging theory and practice, this course explores the impact of design in everyday life. Examine a range of contemporary design trends and issues including social and ethical responsibility, accessibility and inclusiveness, the internet of things, and more. Through research and discussions, you will work collaboratively to address emergent design challenges, toward practical implications of developing design proposals.
Course offerings are available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats.
Instructional Hours: 24 hours (8 classes, 3 hours per class)
Additional Hours: up to 24 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.
This course is typically offered during the following terms:
(Subject to change)
Fall | September to December
Spring | January to March
Summer | April to August
Tuition + Materials
Tuition is $441.25. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.
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