This program encompasses the fundamental skills needed for three-dimensional materials and processes in Art. The certificate is designed to successfully prepare students to apply aesthetic principles and technical skills to wood, metal, clay, and paper/fiber for the construction of functional objects. It encompasses the breadth of design, content and production through essential skills such as fabrication, forming, casting, material study, and techniques of creative problem-solving. It also builds an initial Applied Design portfolio for transfer to 4-year programs.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate knowledge of processes and design skillsets related to applied design.