DEA 3308

DEA 3308

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

This 4-credit studio-based course focuses on the practice of 'Positive Design'—design that aims to proactively promote or support the well-being of individuals or communities by evoking valuable experiences.

When Offered Spring.

Distribution Category (KCM-HE, LAD-HE)

  • Skills for integrating psychological well-being into planning, ideation, analysis, and evaluation of new design solutions.
  • Scenarios and case studies that provide examples of the ways design impacts users' emotion, behavior, and well-being.
  • To understand and argue the role of the design and the designer in a socially responsible manner.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13102DEA 3308  STU 501

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.