Transportation Design

Transportation Design Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 1183D Concepts3
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DTR 125Freshman Trans Design Studio I3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFN 112Drawing II: Visualization3
DTR 113Visual Communication I3
DTR 126Freshman Trans Design Studio II3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1172D Design3
DTR 201Visual Communication II3
DTR 221Design Theory I3
ChooseDTR 234Sophomore Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 235Sophmore Exterior Design Studio
DTR 236Sophmore Vehicle Design Studio
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DTR 202Visual Communication III3
DTR 222Design Theory II: Mobility3
DTR 231Digital Modeling I3
ChooseDTR 234Sophomore Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 235Sophmore Exterior Design Studio
DTR 236Sophmore Vehicle Design Studio
DTR 257Human Factors3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America

*Third and Fourth Semester: Students must complete a Sophomore Interior Studio. Students may choose between Exterior and Vehicle Studio for their other Sophomore Studio. Studio order is based upon student preference and course availability.

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
ChooseDTR 334Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 335Exterior Design Studio
DTR 336Vehicle Design Studio
DTR 241Digital Modeling II3
DTR 304Portfolio Development1.5
DTR 305Vehicle Systems & Packaging1.5
D- - 300Liberal Arts Elective 3
DAS 213Business Practices3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
ChooseDTR 334Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 335Exterior Design Studio
DTR 336Vehicle Design Studio
DTR 362Digital Modeling III3
DTR 371Science and Technology3
DAH 341History of Modern Design3
DNS 300Natural Science3

*Fifth through Seventh Semester: Students must complete and rotate through each of the following studios: Interior, Exterior, and Vehicle. Sequence based upon personal preference. Students may then take the studio of their choice during their last semester.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
ChooseDTR 334Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 335Exterior Design Studio
DTR 336Vehicle Design Studio
DTR 461Digital Modeling IV3
D - - 400Liberal Arts Elective 3
D - - 400Liberal Arts Elective 3
D - - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
ChooseDTR 434Senior Interior Design Studio3
One*DTR 435Senior Exterior Design Studio
DTR 436Senior Vehicle Design Studio
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D - - 400Liberal Arts Elective 3
D - - 400Liberal Arts Elective 3
D - - - - - Elective 3

Catalog Year: 17/18
Total Credits: 126-127

Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6