Bachelor of FINE ARTS

College of Fine Arts and Design

BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS MAJOR IN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

College of Fine Arts and Design

BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS MAJOR IN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

College of Fine Arts and Design

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Industrial Design program places emphasis on the fusion of art, design and technology. Students learn the skills and discipline necessary for the design development of functional objects that are geared for mass production. The students’ presentation skills are honed through courses such as Visual Communication and Photography to enable the effective presentation and communication of their ideas and design concepts. Projects are researched-based. Students of Industrial Design are made aware of the guidelines of Intellectual Property Rights and the ethical requirements of professional practice. 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Art Educator
Exhibition Designer
Design Consultant
Entrepreneur
Product Designer
Package Designer

PROGRAM CURRICULUM

FIRST YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ARTHST 1 Western Art 3 0 3
DWG 1 Freehand Industrial Sketching 1 2 3 3
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino
3 0 3
MAT 1 Materials 1 2 3 3
TECH 1 Techniques 1 2 3 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
VP  Visual Perception 2 3 3
PE Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 25 12 29

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ARTHST 2 Asian Art 3 0 3 ARTHST 1
DWG 2 Freehand Industrial Sketching 2 2 3 3 DWG 1
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik
3 0 3 FIL 1
MAT 2 Materials 2 2 3 3 MAT 1
TECH 2  Techniques 2 2 3 3 TECH 1
THY 2 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3 THY 1
VC Visual Communication 2 3 3 VP
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 22 12 26

 

 

SECOND YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
BCG 1 Basic Computer Graphics 1 2 3 3
DRT 1 Drawing Techniques 1 2 3 3 MAT 1, MAT 2, TECH 1, TECH 2, VC
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
IND 1 Introduction to Industrial Design 1 2 6 4 MAT 1, MAT 2, TECH 1, TECH 2, VC
MATID 1 Materials for Industrial Design 1 2 3 3 MAT 1, MAT 2, TECH 1, TECH 2, VC
MPM 1 Materials and Processes in Manufacturing 1 3 0 3
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
PHOTO 1 Photography 1 2 3 3 VC
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
24 18 30

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
BCG 2 Basic Computer Graphics 2 2 3 3 BCG 1
DRT 2 Drawing Techniques 2 2 3 3 DRT 1
IND 2 Introduction to Industrial Design 2 2 6 4 IND 1
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MATID 2 Materials for Industrial Design 2 2 3 3 MATID 1
MPM 2 Materials and Processes in Manufacturing 3 0 3 MPM 1
PHOTO 2 Photography 2 2 3 3 PHOTO 1
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 18 30
THIRD YEAR (3 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
DT Design Theory 2 3 3 ARTHST 1, ARTHST 2
HOD History of Design 3 0 3 ARTHST 1, ARTHST 2
ICG 1 Intermediate Computer Graphics 1 2 3 3 BCG 1, BCG 2
IIND 1 Intermediate Industrial Design 1 2 6 4 DRT 1, DRT 2, IND 1, IND 2, MATID 1, MATID 2, MPM 1, MPM 2
MATH 100A Business Math 3 0 3
PD 1 Package Design 1 2 3 3 DRT 1, DRT 2, IND 1, IND 2, MATID 1, MATID 2, MPM 1, MPM 2
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5, SCL 3
SD 1 Systems Design 1 2 3 3 DRT 1, DRT 2, IND 1, IND 2, MATID 1, MATID 2, MPM 1, MPM 2
TOTAL 22 18 28

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ERGO Ergonomics 2 3 3 DRT 1, IND 1, MATID 1
ICG 2 Intermediate Computer Graphics 2 2 3 3 ICG 1
IIND 2 Intermediate Industrial Design 2 2 6 4 IND 1
MATH 600A Statistics 3 0 3
MID Marketing and Industrial Design 3 0 3
NS 102 Earth and Life Sciences 3 0 3
PD 2 Package Design 2 2 3 3 PD 1
PRO ETH Professional Ethics 3 0 3
SD 2 Systems Design 2 2 3 3 SD 1
TOTAL 22 18 28

Special Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
PROF SW Professional Seminar / Workshop 0 200 3 All major subjects from 1st – 3rd years
TOTAL 18 12 22

 

 

 

 

FOURTH YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
ACG Advanced Computer Graphics 2 3 3 ICG 1, ICG 2
ARTHST 3 Philippine Arts 3 0 3 ARTHST 1, ARTHST 2
ETAR Economics with Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
IND EL 1 Industrial Design Elective 1 (Furniture Design, Design for Culture and Identity, Contextual Research Mathods, Design for Emergent Markets, Graphic Design, or Ecodesign) 2 3 3 DT, ERGO, IIND 1, IIND 2, PD 1, PD 2, SD 1, SD 2
NS 202 Man, Environment, and Society 3 0 3 NS 102
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
RESMETH Research Methods 2 6 4 DT, ERGO, IIND 1, IIND 2, PD 1, PD 2, SD 1, SD 2
TOTAL 18 12 22

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Studio Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
IND EL 2 Industrial Design Elective 2 (Furniture Design, Design for Cultural Identity, Contextual Research Methods, Design for Emergent Markets, Graphic Design, or Ecodesign) 2 3 3 IND EL 1
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
ST-IND Special Topics in Industrial Design 2 3 3 DT, ERGO, IIND 1, IIND 2, PD 1, PD 2, SD 1, SD 2
THESIS Thesis 2 6 4 RESMETH
TOTAL 15 12 19

 

 

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