Jul 13, 2024  
2024-2025 CNM Catalog, Volume 56 
2024-2025 CNM Catalog, Volume 56

ARTH 1116 - History of Design

3 credit hour(s)
Pre- or corequisite:   
Introduces significant developments in the history of design as situated within its sociopolitical, cultural, and economic contexts. Design types ranging from furniture, interiors, products, and commercial to graphic design will be examined. The evolution of design will be traced in regards to materials, technology, social taste, and the effects of the shifting patterns of production and consumption. This course will also consider how issues of gender, race, and class influence design.

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Theory Hours: 45