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FA/DESN 3121 3.00   Understanding Design in a Global Context

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Introduces and explores emerging design issues in a global context and aims to raise students' awareness of this global environment from multiple perspectives including design history, theory, critique and practices. Students explore topics such as national design identity, global design consumptions, design innovation, cultural transformation, vernacular design, transnational design, design policy and the creative economy. This course also aims to inform students about the current global design opportunities and challenges. Prerequisite: Third- or fourth-year standing in the BDes Program.

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Fall/Winter 2023-2024 Schedule

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