Undergraduate Program of Industrial Design

Academic Year Major Requirements Elective Course
1

Basic Design (1)(2)

Fundamental Computer-Aided Design (1)(2)

Design Drawing (1)(2)

Manufacturing Processes

Color Theory

Introduction to Design

Model Making (1)(2)

Design History

Basic Photography

Commercial Photography

2

Basic Product Design (1)(2)

Computer Aided Design(1)(2)

Design Presentation Techniques (1)(2)

Materials and Processes

Form

Design Methods

3D Material, Lighting and Special Effects (I)

Creative Thinking

Spatial Interaction Design

Three-Dimensional Computer Graphics (2)

Mechanism Design

Package Structure Design

Web Page Design

3

Product Design (1)(2)

Computer Aided Design(3)

Human Engineering

Layout Design

Service Innovation and Design

Internet Advertising

Product Technology Trends Analysis & Applications

Product Analysis

Practicum in Design (I)

Fashion Design Professional Practice

Interactive Interface Design

Exhibition Design

Introduction to the Design and Application of Intelligent Electronics

Design and Society

Product Identity Design Strategy

Short-term Practical Training for Design

Media Design Production

Design and Micro-entrepreneur

Website Planning & Design

4

Industrial Design Senior Project (1)(2)

Industrial Design (1)(2)

Design Management Case Studies

Anthropological Approach in Design

Avant-grade Design

Information Design (1)(2)

Design Research Methodology

Cultural Experience and Observation

Case Study of Design Classics

Critical Interaction Design

Aesthetics of Form

Curricula for students of Design majors and those from the Inter-Disciplinary Bachelor's Program (IDBP):
  • Students joining NTUST since 2008 who major in Industrial Design and enroll in Industrial Design Senior Project I are required to complete the following six prerequisite courses: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Basic Product Design I, (4) Basic Product Design II, (5) Product Design I and (6) Product Design II. Those who enroll in Industrial Design Studio Project II must complete the following seven courses as the prerequisites: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Basic Product Design I, (4) Basic Product Design II, (5) Product Design I, (6) Product Design II and Industrial Design Senior Project I.
  • Students joining NTUST after 2010 who are from the Inter-Disciplinary Bachelor's Program and intend to include Department of Design's Industrial Design as one of their double majors are required to complete the following courses first: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Model Making, (4) Basic Product Design I and (5) Design Presentation Techniques I.
Notes for students enrolling in Department of Design:
  • Starting from 2008, a policy of course selection based on hierarchical prerequisite restrictions has been implemented in the Department. The sequence of courses to be taken in the Industrial Design Group are listed on the basis of priority as the following: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Basic Product Design I, (4) Basic Product Design II, (5) Product Design I, (6) Product Design II, (7) Industrial Design Senior Project I and (8) Industrial Design Senior Project II. The courses listed before a specific course must be completed as its prerequisites.
  • Students entering NTUST after 2010 who intend to major in Department of Design for the Industrial Design Group have the following four courses as the prerequisites for the course of Product Design I: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Basic Product Design I and (4) Basic Product Design II. The course of Product Design II has the following prerequisites: (1) Basic Design I, (2) Basic Design II, (3) Basic Product Design I, (4) Basic Product Design II and (5) Product Design I.