Tuesday, March 19, 2013

2013 AMID Summer Elective: AMID D-191 Design: Form and Function; Counts for Gen Ed A&H Credit

AMID-D 191: Design Studies:

Form + Function

First Four Week Summer Session

Classes: Monday – Friday, May 7 – 31, 2013
10:20 am – 12:30 pm


Counts for

Gen Ed and

A+H (Arts and Humanities) distribution credit

All levels of students and all majors welcome

No pre-requisites

No design or drawing experience necessary


Learn about a wide variety of aspects of the design fields in a

small-class, hands-on, and interactive way. Topics include:

Learn to “read” the design language of everyday products

you interact with, such as iPods, smart phones, and fashion

Develop an informative and visually appealing resume to

promote your own personal brand

Evaluate the “user-friendliness” of designs by studying topics

such as emotional design and universal design

Learn about the importance of design thinking, sustainability,

and materials to a variety of disciplines and to society itself


For more information contact the instructor:

C. Thomas Mitchell

tmdesign@indiana.edu • (812) 855-6425