What is Digital Design and Fabrication?

The Digital Design and Fabrication minor is a unique partnership between the schools of Fine & Performing Arts and Science & Engineering which prepares students to conceptualize and design for 21st century manufacturing.

The minor combines expertise in the School of Fine & Performing Arts to introduce Design theory, aesthetics, and 3D modeling skills along with expertise from the School of Science & Engineering to expose students to the study of material properties and constraints, while applying analytical approaches to problem solving. The interdisciplinary curriculum encourages research and communication across fields to provide students a foundation in design thinking for a modern world.