5 creditsCourse designed for BTAD students to learn a new or updated technology software taught in a lower-division course while working directly with an upper-division faculty advisor to ensure lower-division technology outcomes and upper-division communication, problem solving and project design outcomes are met.
Prerequisites: Admission to the BTAD Program.
Quarters Offered: Fall
Student Outcomes/Competencies: Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
Operate new or updated design software
Develop an independent project showcasing design skills
Solve design related problems
Assess how new/updated software complements or supplements other design software/hardware
Demonstrate how newly acquired design skills enhance marketability
Predict current and future applications for the specific design software technologies