Design Studies in Applied Design and Expression Minor provides a basis of design terminology, design processes, design business, and design computer applications. Students will learn how to critically analyze and evaluate design(s) and develop their own aesthetic. Students apply design principles to design solutions using industry specific software (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc). Students complete a summer internship for this minor and they critically reflect on their internship learning experience as it relates to professional contexts of their chosen major and intended career/business field through a written reflection paper after completing the required minimum internship.
This minor fulfills the E and L area of the REAL Curriculum.
General Education Requirements
General Education courses will be denoted below with a (GE). Students are required to take at least 30 credit hours of general education designated courses within their degree requirements. The Design Studies in Applied Design and Expression minor includes 12-18 general education credits.