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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CDES 4100 - Community-Based Design I

Credits: 3 (0 + 6)

Prerequisite(s): ARTH 3080 and ART 3237 or ART 3393 or CDES 3400 or CDES 3625 with C or better in each; or permission of department. Student must supply a suitable laptop computer.

Description: This course challenges students to formulate design solutions that create positive change for underserved or marginalized communities and individuals. Sometimes referred to as design in the public interest, this course facilitates interaction between student designers and those in need of life-changing design solutions. Students work in teams to solve triple bottom line issues through social, environmental and economic filters. Emphasis is on development projects that can be implemented regionally, nationally or internationally. Students are required to work in a highly inclusive manner with project participants. This is an integrated media course.

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