Design Certificate

Design Certificate Requirements

21 credits

Required Courses:
DES 1100Intro to Digital Design (or DES 1101 and DES 1102 and DES 1103)3
or DES 1111 Intro to Digital Design Skills Exam
DES 1200Image Making3
DES 1300Design I3
DES 2100Design Thinking3
DES 2300Design II3
DES 2710Typography I3
IXD 1300Web for Designers3
Total Hours21

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.