Suggested Course Map

Download the Requirements Sequence Chart for a suggested sequence of courses. The sequence chart and the degree requirements listed below apply to students matriculating in fall 2016 and spring 2017.

See Advising Tools for prior academic year sequence charts.

Studio Requirements

Core Studio

Drawing 1
3 units
2D, 3D & 4D
9 units

Industrial Design Major Requirements

Design Communication Suite
12 units
Modelmaking
3 units
Industrial Design 1–5
15 units
Materials & Manufacturing
3 units
Industrial Design Investigative Studios
3 units
Senior Thesis Research
3 units
Senior Thesis Project
3 units
Professional Practice (Portfolio & Internship)
3 units

Additional Studio Requirement

Interdisciplinary Studio
3 units
Diversity Studies Studio
3 units
Studio Electives
9 units

72 total units

Humanities & Sciences Requirements

Writing 1
3 units
Writing 2
3 units
Introduction to the Arts: Antiquity to Early Modern
3 units
Introduction to the Modern Arts
3 units
Foundation in Critical Studies
3 units
Media History: History of Industrial Design
3 units
Literary & Performing Arts Studies (200 level)
3 units
Philosophy & Critical Theory (200 level)
3 units
Social Science/History (200 level)
3 units
Science/Math (200 level)
3 units
Visual Studies (200 level)
3 units
Humanities & Science (300 level)
9 units
Diversity Studies Seminar
3 units
Humanities and Science Electives (200 or 300 level)
3 units

48 total units