Bachelor of Arts in Design Studies

Pending CO Approval

This program is for students with general interest in the study of design but a desire to pursue coursework and professional interests in other areas.

Requirements (36 units)

Total units required for graduation: 120

Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in Design Studies

(Program Code: DEST)

Lower-Division Requirements (18)
DES 1100Digital Applications Basics3
DES 1110Fundamental Design Principles3
DES 1125Design Thinking - Problem Solving & Critical Thinking in Visual Studies3
DES 2600Digital 3D and Time-Based Media3
DES 2005Typography and Layout3
DES 2405Application Programming for Designers3
Upper-Division Requirements (18)
Eighteen units chosen from:18
Advertising and Promotion Design
Infographic and Data Visualization Design
Web and Application Design
Branding and Brand Identity Design
Digital Motion Graphics
Video Editing
Storyboarding
Virtual Reality
Advanced Modeling
Character Design
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
3D Animation
Junior Design Topics
Senior Design Topics
Marketing Principles
Consumer Behavior
Integrated Marketing Communications
Digital Marketing
Total Units36