Program Curriculum

Design Cultures & Creativity is a 2 year, 16 credit program. There are four DCC specific courses students must take (one each semester) beginning with a broad overview of how technology and society influence one another in the first semester and culminating in a capstone project of the students choosing at the conclusion of the program. Students are also required to take 2 Honors Seminars of their choosing during their 2 years in DCC as well as participate in a variety of workshops, lectures, film screenings, or working groups. Below is a brief overview of the courses.

16 Credits over 2 years:

Year 1

Fall Semester: HDCC 105

2 credits
(Fulfills UNIV 100 requirement).

Spring Semester: HDCC 106
3 credits
(Fulfills Humanities General Education requirement).

Year 2
Fall Semester: HDCC 208
3 credits

Spring Semester – HDCC209
2 credits
(Completion of 208 and 209 fulfills Scholarship in Practice General Education requirement).

Any Semester: 2 Honors Seminars with HONR prefix. (Most of these also fulfill a General Education requirement)

ID Course Name Duration Start Date
MA-045 HDCC 105: Perspectives on Design Cultures & Creativity 16 Weeks August 26, 2019
HDCC 106, Section 0101: Digital Feminisms 16 weeks January 28, 2019
HDCC 106, Section 0201: Religious Discourses in the Digital Age 16 weeks January 28, 2019
HDCC 106, Section 0301: Prototyping, Users, and Creativity 16 weeks January 28, 2019
BA-037 HDCC 106, Section 0401: Internet of Evil 16 Weeks January 28, 2019
HDCC 208B: Digital Storytelling 16 Weeks August 25, 2018
HDCC 209: Capstone 16 weeks January 28, 2019