Socially Engaged Practice in Design and the Arts (Graduate Certificate)

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The graduate certificate in socially engaged practice in design and the arts centers around participation, reciprocal relationships and collaborations in which art and design promote civic dialogue and investigate pressing issues of the day.

This program provides a theoretical framework, rigorous training and field experience in arts and design in civic and applied settings. With a focus on collaborative and cross-disciplinary approaches, students engage meaningfully in community settings in the metropolitan Phoenix area, pushing their personal artistry and creative capacities.

Program offered

Socially Engaged Practice in Design and the Arts (Graduate Certificate)

Offered by
Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts

Location
Tempe

Plan of study

The Plan of study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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Program requirements

Required Core (6 credit hours)
ART 542 Art and Community (3) or THP 514 Projects in Community-Based Theatre (3)
HDA 510 Design and the Arts Corps Seminar (3)

Electives (6 credit hours)

Culminating Experience (3 credit hours)
Applied Project (3)

Additional Curriculum Information
The applied project is a 593 course in AME, DCE, DSC, MUP, THP or a 693 course in DCE, DSC, MUP or THP.

Students should see the academic unit for appropriate elective coursework.