DEGREE CONFERRED

Bachelor of Fine and Applied Arts (Product Design)

B.F.A. (Product Design)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Assumption University confers the degree of Bachelor of Fine and Arts in Product Design upon students who meet all of the following requirements specified in the Graduate Program Standard Criteria B.E. 2548 and Assumption University Bylaw B.E. 2548 as follows:

  • Have completed the total number of credits of the curriculum.
  • Have obtained a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00.
  • Have participated in 16 sessions of the Professional Ethics Seminar.
  • Have obtained library and financial clearance with the University.
  • Have demonstrated good behavior and discipline.

OBJECTIVES

To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows:

  • Possess personal, professional, and environmental ethics accepted and approved by the society.
  • Possess product design knowledge, technical skills, entrepreneurial and enterprising skills, and professional responsibility sufficient to assume leadership positions in the industry, society and the country.
  • Confident in rendering product design services achieved through design thinking, problem solving, numerical analysis, and appropriate psychomotor skills in the milieu of science and technology while adhering to preservation of arts and culture.
  • Possess the 21st century skills, which includes social skills, communication skills, and digital literacy skills within collaborative environments

COURSES

General Education Courses 30 Credits

Language

Language Courses  15 Credits

BG 1001

English I

3

BG 1002

English II

3

BG 2000

English III

3

BG 2001

English IV

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (for non-Thai students)

3

Specialized Courses 105 Credits

Core

Core Courses       18 Credits

PD 1101

Visual Design

3

PD 1102

Introduction to Design Culture and Trend

3

PD 2101

Design Thinking

3

PD 2102

User Experience Design

3

PD 3101

Theory and Concept in Design

3

PD 3102

Design Research and Development

3

Free Elective Course 6 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 6 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).

STUDY PLAN

FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 1001

English I

3

MA 1200

Mathematics for Business

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (for non-Thai students)

3

GS 1004

Art of Delineation

3

PD 1101

Visual Design

3

PD 1301

Technical Drawing

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

BG 1002

English II

3

GE 1301

Environmental Science

3

GS 1005

Graphic Presentation

3

PD 1102

Introduction to Design Culture and Trend

3

PD 1302

Design Principles

3

PD 1304

Digital Design and Fabrication

3

 

Total

18