The School of Design offers a minor in Industrial Design for any student across the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The minor is designed to include summer courses.
Students will gain experience generating, visualizing, and prototyping innovative concepts. Processes in industrial design are inherently creative and interdisciplinary, blending design, engineering, business, art, humanities, and social sciences. Outcomes of the minor are exposure to basic industrial design processes, introduction to key technological tools, communication techniques, and resolution of real world industrial design issues.
Students must successfully complete the following requirements (20 hours).