Integrated Studies - Design Emphasis, BA/BS

Design Emphasis Requirements

33 credits

Emphasis Requirements
DES 1100Intro to Digital Design (or DES 1101 and 1102 and 1103)3
or DES 1111 Intro to Digital Design Skills Exam
DES 1200Image Making3
DES 1300Design I3
or DES 1111 Intro to Digital Design Skills Exam
DES 2100Design Thinking3
DES 2300Design II3
DES 2710Typography I3
IXD 1300Web for Designers3
Complete 12 credits from the following
DES 2200Photography for Design3
DES 3300Motion Graphics I3
DES 3400Information Design3
DES 3710Typography II3
DES 3800Branding3
DES 36003-D Visualization3
DES 4650Publication Design3
DES 4900RIndependent Research1-3
DES 4990Special Topics in Design0.5-3


  1. Students may only apply one Computing and Design Emphasis to an Integrated Studies degree.
  2. Students must select and complete two emphases and Core Requirements.
  3. Grade C or higher in each Emphasis Area course required.
  4. Courses dual-listed in ART/ARTH may only be used to fill a requirement in ONE emphasis.