Product Design

Product Design Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 1183D Design3
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DPR 125Introduction to Product Design3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 112Drawing II: Visualization3
DPR 113Visual Communication I3
DPR 126Product Design I3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DPR 213Visual Communication II3
DPR 225Product Design II3
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DPR 214Visual Communication III3
DPR 220Design Research3
DPR 226Product Design III3
DPR 2613D Modeling & Rendering I3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DAS 213Business Practices3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DPR 325Advanced Product Design I3
DPR 333Presentation Techniques3
DPR 357Human Factors3
DPR 3613D Modeling & Rendering II 3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
Sixth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DPR 371Materials and Processes3
DPR 326Advanced Product Design II3
DPR - - -Product Design Elective3
DAH 341History of Modern Design3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DPR 425Professional Development Studio I3
DPR - - - Product Design Elective3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
D - - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 12 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DPR 426Professional Development Studio II3
DPR - - -Product Design Elective3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D - - - - - Elective 3
DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective.  English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).
Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6