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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Product Design B.S.
Sub-plan: User Experience Design
Sample Plan: UX Sample Plan
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
PDES 2701 - Creative Design Methods : 3.0 cr
PDES 2702 - Concept Sketching : 3.0 cr
PHYS 1101W - Introductory College Physics I : 4.0 cr : PHYS, WI
MATH 1271 - Calculus I : 4.0 cr : MATH
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 1102W - Introductory College Physics II : 4.0 cr : PHYS, WI
PDES 2703 - Concept Visualization and Presentation 1 : 3.0 cr
PDES 2777 - Product Form and Model Making : 2.0 cr
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
NOTE: Portfolio Review at end of semester
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
DES 3201 - Career and Internship Preparation for Design : 1.0 cr
PDES 2704 - Concept Visualization and Presentation 2 : 3.0 cr
PDES 2771 - Product Design Studio 1 : 4.0 cr
PDES 3704 - Computer-Aided Design 1: Solid Modeling and Rendering : 3.0 cr
EE 1301 - Introduction to Computing Systems : 4.0 cr
NOTE: Declare Track in mid-semester.
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
GDES 2342 - Web Design : 3.0 cr
PDES 2772 - Product Design Studio 2 : 4.0 cr
PDES 3706 - Designing for Manufacture : 4.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
DES 3131 - User Experience in Design : 4.0 cr
MGMT 3010 - Introduction to Entrepreneurship : 4.0 cr
PDES 3771 - Product Design Studio 3 : 4.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
PDES 3705 - History and Future of Product Design : 3.0 cr
PDES 3711 - Product Innovation Lab : 4.0 cr
PDES 3196 - Product Design Internship : 1.0 cr
LE (Civic Life and Ethics) :3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Note: Good term to study abroad/away.
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PDES 4701W - Capstone Research Studio : 4.0 cr : WI
ARTS 3140 - Figure Drawing : 4.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :3.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Elective :1.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 17.0 cr
PDES 4702W - Capstone Design Studio : 4.0 cr : WI
PDES 3714 : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
LE (Technology and Society) :3.0 cr