Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design: Concentration in Product Design and Development - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 61

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis (Major Core, D1) 3
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
PHYS 101 Conceptual Physics (Major Core, B1) 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area C 3
 Units15
Third Semester
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 4
 Units13-14
Fourth Semester
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 9
 Units15
Fifth Semester
DES 323 Visual Design Literacy (Major Prerequisites) 3
DES 356 A History of Design and Technology (Major Core) 5 3
DES 370 Introduction to Design (Major Core) 1
Concentration Electives (9 Units Total) - Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
DES 300 Design Process (Major Foundation) 3
DES 305 Lab Safety Basics (Major Concentration) 1
DES 320 Drafting and Sketching for Design (Major Foundation) 3
DES 321 Technical Drawing I: Introduction to CAD (Major Concentration) 3
DES 322 Computer Graphic Imaging (Major Foundation) 3
DES 324GW Research and Writing for Design - GWAR (Major Foundation) 3
 Units16
Seventh Semester
DES 310 Product Design I (Major Concentration) 3
DES 420 Rapid Visualization (Major Concentration) 3
MKTG 431 Principles of Marketing (Major Core) 3
Concentration Electives (9 Units Total) - Take One 6 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
DES 410 Product Design II (Major Concentration) 3
DES 421 Technical Drawing II: 3-D Solid Modeling (Major Concentration) 3
DES 460 Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing Systems (Major Core) 3
DES 505 Senior Design Project (Major Culminating Requirement) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
 Total Units120-121