2014-2015 Catalog


Technology and Applied Design B.S.

Degree Requirements

The general degree in Technology and Applied Design offers the student a flexible, rigorous, and broad-based technology education. A major in Technology and Applied Design is achieved by the completion of the following requirements, in addition to the General Education and electives required for a degree.

Required Core Courses

TAD 130Design and Documentation

1 Course Credit

TAD 140Design Prod. in Woods

1 Course Credit

TAD 180Graphic Com and Design

1 Course Credit

TAD 245Materials/Processing/Testing

1 Course Credit

TAD 265Electricity and Electronics

1 Course Credit

TAD 275Power and Energy Technology

1 Course Credit

Required Capstone Course

TAD 488Research in Technology

1 Course Credit

Required Distribution Courses

Three (3) advanced courses, chosen from

TAD 330Comp Aided Drafting & Design

1 Course Credit

TAD 340Studio in Woods

1 Course Credit

TAD 345/SENS 345Ecological Architecture (SENS)

1 Course Credit

TAD 352Quality Control

1 Course Credit

TAD 382Advanced Graphics

1 Course Credit

TAD 455Comp Integrated Manufacturing

1 Course Credit

TAD 460Digital Electronics

1 Course Credit

TAD 470Advanced Power and Energy

1 Course Credit

or

Other courses approved by the Program

Required Collateral Courses

MAT 101/MAT 108Math Modeling Using Computer

1 Course Credit

or

Higher

Plus two (2) additional course credits, chosen from:

ART 110Design

1 Course Credit

ART 115Drawing Fundamentals

1 Course Credit

ART 123Ceramics I

1 Course Credit

ART 125Fibers I

1 Course Credit

CHM 101Foundations of Chemistry

1 Course Credit

CHM 131Accelerated General Chemistry

1 Course Credit

or

CHM 134Accelerated Environmental Chem

1 Course Credit

COM 312Mass Communication

1 Course Credit

CSC 111Storytelling-Comp Animation

1 Course Credit

CSC 124Building Better Apps

1 Course Credit

CSC 126Intro to Robotics

1 Course Credit

PHY 217General Physics I with Algebra

1 Course Credit

SENS 100Intro-Sustainability & Environ

1 Course Credit

SENS 215/APS 215Sustainable Appal Comm (APS)

1 Course Credit

SENS 340Intro to Ecological Design

1 Course Credit

Other TAD courses