• Six semester plan

Semester 1 (Fall):15 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Crit Seminar: Research and Insights   3
CD Crit Studies: Applied Systems Thinking   3
CD Studio: Design Methods   3
CS Critical Pedagogy   3
CS Critical Theory I    

Semester 2 (Spring): 15 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Crit Sem: Styles of Facilitation and Collaboration   3
CD Crit Stud: Design Futures and Ecologies   3
CD Studio: Design Deliverables   3
Creative Nonfiction Writing   3
CS Critical Theory II   3

Semester 3 (Fall):15 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Crit Sem: Strategy and Foresight   3
CD Studio: Information Design   3
Critical Writing and Visual Culture   3
Critical Theory III   3
Intro to Cultural Studies   3

Semester 4 (Spring): 12 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Studio: Design Project (client-based)   3
CS Environmental Criticism   3
Elective (or 3 workshops throughout the year)   3
Studio: Elective   3

Semester 5 (Fall):15 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Studio: Thesis   6
CD Crit Stud: Cultural Entrepreneurship   3
CS Thesis I   6

Semester 6 (Spring): 18 cr

Course Type Credits
CD Studio: Thesis   6
CD Critical Stud: Leadership, Equity, Ethics   6
Thesis 2   6
Professional Practice   3

Course Type Credits
Total   90