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University of New Hampshire

ARTS614 - Design and People

Course Description

An exploration of designing with and for people and communities. How do designers create work for specific audiences, and how do they collaborate with people to make useful designs? Lectures will explore communication theory, user observation and ethnography, participatory design, modes of persuasion, system design, sustainability, how to design for niche audiences, and others. Studio work will focus on connecting students to specific audiences to create design projects that solve problems or address social issues.

Tuition & Fees


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In Person


4.0 units

Course Sections

Fall 2024

Aug 26 to Dec 9
crn: 14758
Format: In Person
Campus: Durham
Time: 26 Aug 2024 - 09 Dec 2024 Tu-Th 2:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Professor(s): Liese Zahabi
Live Seat Count: 0 available seats - (3 days ago)
Registration Opens 07/17/24