The following course must be completed previously or concurrently: DART 491. Students must have completed 48 credits in the Major in Design prior to enrolling. If prerequisites are not satisfied, written permission of the Department is required.
Description: In this course, students have the opportunity to explore subject matter related to both professional practice and graduate studies. Topics related to the former include eco‑focused business or sustainable business models, eco‑conscious design practice, time‑planning strategies, intellectual property (copyrights, patents), funding models and business start‑ups. Topics related to potential graduate studies include grant writing, selection of graduate programs, and research project proposals.