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Design (Minor)

The Design Department offers a minor in all four craft areas: Ceramics, Fiber/Weaving, Jewelry/Metal, and Wood/Furniture Programs. (Please note that the entry level course in Jewelry/Metal has Des 101 as a prerequisite.

Total Required Credit Hours (21)
Required Foundation Course (3 cr.)
(Select one course with advisement)

DES 101 Introduction to Design 2D I
DES 103 Introduction to Design 3D I

Electives(18 cr) Select 18 credits from one of the following programs:
Ceramics
DES 220 Ceramics I
DES 320 Ceramics II
DES 321 Ceramics Junior Studio, repeatable
DES 421 Ceramics Senior Studio, repeatable

Advisers
Robert Wood, Upton Hall 129A, (716) 878-4414
Colleen Toledano, Upton Hall 130, (716) 878-5154

Fibers
DES 242 Fibers I
DES 342 Fibers II
DES 344 Fibers Junior Studio, repeatable
DES 444 Fibers Senior Studio, repeatable

Adviser
Jozef Bajus, Upton Hall 413, 878-4133

Metals/Jewelry
DES 230 Introduction to Jewelry
DES 330 Applied Jewelry Techniques
DES 331 Jewelry Junior Studio, repeatable
DES 431 Jewelry Senior Studio, repeatable

Advisers
Tara Nahabetian, Upton Hall 238, (716) 878-4904
Steve Saracino, Upton Hall 236A, (716) 878-4730

Wood/Furniture
DES 250 Wood Design I
DES 350 Wood Design II
DES 351 Wood Junior Studio, repeatable
DES 451 Wood Senior Studio, repeatable

Adviser
Sunhwa Kim, Upton Hall 256, (716) 878-4768

Design

Buffalo State •  1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Upton Hall 402
Buffalo, NY 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-6032 •  Fax: (716) 878-4231

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