Design for Health and Wellness Intensive

This introductory course explores design for health and wellness to enhance the quality of life of diverse audiences. Investigate ways to assess and enhance private and public spaces while examining the relationships between the environment, physical psychological conditions for health, behavior theories, spatial design, industry standards and best practices. Students will learn to develop basic prototypes and to complete a research-based design proposal for health and wellness in response to a specific design challenge. This course serves as the prerequisite, foundational overview of a new and upcoming Design for Health Wellness certificate program to be launched in Academic Year 2021-2022.

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