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College of the Arts

Undergraduate Degree Roadmaps

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Bachelor of Arts in General Design (DESNBA01)

For information on specific BA in Design tracks, please consult a Design advisor.

Five Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
DESN 120A Design Fundamentals
DESN 150 Drafting
GE AH 111A Found. Art Hist. I
GE Class
3
3
3
3
DESN 120B Design Funamentals
DESN 132A Per.and Rend. Fund.
DESN 156 3D Computer Design
GE AH 111B Found. Art Hist. II
3
3
3
3
Total Units
12
Total Units
12
Semester 3
Semester 4
DESN 132B Per. And Rend. Fund.
DESN 232A Vis Tech
DESN 151 Materials and tools
DESN 154 Modeling & Prototyping
3
3
2
2
DESN 300 Designer in Their Own Words
DESN 254 Prod Materials & Tech Process
DESN 255 2D Comp Aided Graphics
GE Class
3
3
3
3
Total Units
10
Total Units
12
Semester 5
Semester 6
ART 223 Introduction to Typography
DESN Hist 367 or 370
GE Class
GE Class
3
3
3
3
ART 321 Intro to Graphic Design
DESN 344A Display and Exhibition
GE Class
GE Class
3
3
3
3
Total Units
12
Total Units
12
Semester 7
Semester 8
DESN 360A Environmental Communication
DESN 356 Adv CAD 3D
Design GE Class
GE Capstone
3
3
3
3
DESN 344B Display and Exhibition
DESN Hist 368 or 369
GE Class
GE Capstone
3
3
3
3
Total Units
12
Total Units
12
Semester 9
Semester 10
DESN 360B Adv. Environmental Comm.
DESN Elective
GE Class
GE Class
3
3
3
3
DESN 450 Studio and Pub. Exhibit.
DESN 460 Pro Practice
GE Capstone
GE Class
DESN Elective
3
3
3
3
2
Total Units
12
Total Units
14

For information on specific BA in Design tracks, please consult a Design advisor.