Advanced Design Certificate

Advanced Design Certificate Requirements

15 credits

DES 3400Information Design (Prerequisites: DES 2300 and DES 2710)3
DES 3800Branding (Prerequisites: DES 2200 and DES 2300 and 2710)3
DES 4910RSpecial Topics in Applied Technology3
IXD 3500Interface Design (Pre-requisites: IXD 1300 or SE/WEB 1400 or IXD 1200 and DES 1300 and DES 2710)3
IXD 4100Interaction Design (Pre-requisites: IXD 1200; and IXD 1300 or SE/WEB 1400; and DES 2100; and IXD 3500)3
Total Hours15

Completion Requirements:

  1. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.
  2. Grade C or higher in each course.

Design Certificate Program Learning Outcomes

At the successful conclusion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Synthesize content into form using the design process.
  2. Consider different theories, design principles and processes in generating solutions.
  3. Apply ethical, legal, and social responsibilities in all aspects of practice.
  4. Construct effective solutions in teams to accomplish a common goal.
  5. Author effective visual, oral, and written communication for a range of audiences.