Bachelor of Arts in Design Studies

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
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