Introduction to Design and Management

Parsons School of Design: Design & Management

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Intro to Design & Management

Spring 2022

Taught By: Christian Schneider

Section: X1

CRN: 2442

Credits: 3

This course brings together hands-on studio projects and seminars to provide an overview of design management; the industry’s scope, research methods and strategy, design process, and implementation. It introduces students to the intersecting domains of design, marketing, management, and social sciences, all fundamental to the Design and Management program. The course exposes students to the enormous variety of ways that design functions in business contexts, and helps them understand the roles designers play in creative industries through critical readings and discussions, case studies, and practice-based projects. Students undertake a variety of immersive exercises to develop their research, prototyping, experimentation, self-reflection, and decision-making abilities, becoming resourceful practitioners and creative entrepreneurs.

Open to: All university undergraduate degree students, except BBA Strategic Design and Management majors.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Design & Management (PUDM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 20

Add/Drop Deadline: February 6, 2022 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 17, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:12am 5/17/2022 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 1/24/2022 - 5/16/2022