Design Minor

A minor in design will provide students with a foundation in the creative, conceptual and technical skills necessary to understand and participate in the design needs of future professional practice. This minor supports endeavors in design for print and web, and mobile devices, including effective use of design thinking, process and techniques.

Grade Requirements: in order to graduate, students majoring or minoring in the department must earn a GPA ≥2.5 in departmental coursework.

Required Courses
DESN 100DRAWING FOR COMMUNICATION5
DESN 200VISUAL THINKING5
DESN 216DIGITAL FOUNDATIONS4
Electives–choose from the following list 12
TYPOGRAPHY
HISTORY OF DESIGN
VISUAL COMMUNICATION DESIGN 1
DIGITAL SOUND
USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN 1
USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN 2
DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
VISUAL COMMUNICATION DESIGN 2
PRODUCTION DESIGN
WEB DESIGN 1
WEB DESIGN 2
Total Credits26