Plan of Study

The Design and Innovation minor consists of a unique set of integrated courses that augment the way students learn across multiple semesters. The Plan of Study is designed to be flexible according to a student’s major and should not just be considered add-on courses.

INTRODUCTORY DESIGN & INNOVATION EXPERIENCE (3 CREDITS TOTAL)

  • TECH 12000 Design for Technology (satisfies Science, Technology & Society & Information Literacy for core)
  • ANTH 21000 Technology & Culture (satisfies Science, Technology & Society for core)
  • MGMT 22000 Making the Business Case
  • ENGR 13100 Transforming Ideas to Innovation I & ENGR 13200 Transforming Ideas to Innovation II (Approved Substitution)

CORE DESIGN & INNOVATION EXPERIENCE I (3 CREDITS TOTAL)

  • TECH 22000 Designing Technology for People*
  • ANTH 38400 Design & Innovation Anthropology*
  • TLI 36700 Teaching Design & Innovation I*

CORE DESIGN & INNOVATION EXPERIENCE II (3 CREDITS TOTAL)

  • TECH 34000 Prototyping Technology for People**
  • TLI 46000 Teaching Design & Innovation II**
  • MGMT 39100 Strategic Thinking & Decision Making**

GLOBAL/CULTURAL EXPERIENCE (3 CREDITS TOTAL)

  • Study Abroad
  • TECH 33000 Technology & the Global Society
  • ANTH 21000 Technology & Culture (satisfies Science, Technology & Society for core)
  • ANTH 20500 Human Cultural Diversity (satisfies Human Cultures: Behavioral/Social Sciences for core)
  • AD 39500 History of Design

DESIGN & INNOVATION SPECIALIZATION (3 CREDITS TOTAL)

Specialization coursework should further student expertise toward their innovation interests.

 

* Courses Meet Together
**Courses Meet Together