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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IA 350 - Design Theory and Research Seminar

This course is a survey of the cultural, aesthetic, technological, political, economic and social theories that have shaped and been shaped by contemporary design.  Students will explore the relationship of design and the built environment and its impact on human behavior.  Through the course lectures, readings and discussions, students will explore evaluation methods to be able to understand criticism and dialogue within the profession.  Further, students will explore current research methods in design.

(Cr: 3)