VCD 380 Professional Design Studio

3 credits, Spring

Simulates a professional design studio environment. Students work independently and collaboratively to solve design problems presented by invited guest faculty. With the guidance and mentoring of the guest faculty, students employ professional design standards and practices while building prototypes, implementing production techniques, and evaluating designs in critiques and presentations. Students gain access to a professional network of practicing designers. Through this exposure, students synthesize established and emerging design practices and technologies into coursework. This course includes lecture, studio, and demonstrations. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in VCD 310