The Design School in the ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts offers a summer introductory course to all design disciplines: architecture, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, and visual communication design. The Summer Design Primer is designed to help you explore and succeed in your design education at Arizona State University. The course will introduce basic design skills such as: sketching, interpretation and organization of information, creative thinking, model construction, spatial thinking, Photoshop and InDesign.
Dates: June 24th – July 26th, 2013
Time: Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Friday, July 26th 2013 – Final exhibit of students work including models, photographs, collages, drawings in graphite.
Location: The Design School on the ASU Tempe campus, 810 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85287. Design North Building, room 162
Faculty: Students will be taught by The Design School faculty members. In the design studio a faculty member and teaching assistants will work closely with each student.
Architecture – Marthe Rowen
Industrial Design – Dosun Shin
Interior Design – José Bernardi
Visual Communication – Michelle Fehler
Housing: Limited housing is available for out-of-state students who are enrolled at ASU for the fall 2013 semester. Please visit ASU's Guest and Conference Housing to make your reservations.
Eligibility: Incoming Design Freshman who are enrolled at Arizona State University for the fall 2013 semester. In addition, area high school students who have completed their junior year by July 2013 and will be high school seniors in August 2013.
Cost: $1,500 if paid on or before May 15, 2013 at 5 p.m.; $1,800 if paid between May 15 – June 21, 2013.
Cost includes: classes and seminars; supplies and materials; field trips; use of computer resources, library, and athletic facilities; the opportunity to interact with design professionals and faculty; the opportunity to meet other freshmen interested in design.