A collection of courses in the history, theory, and practice of research including traditions from Design, the Social Sciences, and the Humanities. Courses introduce students to a range of methods, research ethics, fieldwork practices, participatory approaches, and critical making. The Research Minor allows you to create a customized research concentration and an advancing competency in research appropriate to your educational interests and fields of study. You will choose from an expanding suite of research courses offered through H+S spanning academic and studio engagements including Research TDS and Study Away opportunities.  

Especially recommended for students interested in working in design research, design strategy, and advanced concept design studios, and students interested in pursuing certain graduate degrees.

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