ID 494 — Senior Thesis Design Project Research
2 credits; 1 lecture and 2 lab hours
A prerequisite to the senior thesis design project, this course deals with research methodology related to preparing a design program. Students obtain, develop, and analyze data and design criteria as well as building drawings specific to their selected areas of study. Faculty and a professional mentor/expert specializing in the student's field of study offer information, guidance, and counsel during the programming phase and subsequent design development of the following semester. Students select their senior thesis topic, subject to the approval of the chairperson.
Prerequisite(s): ID 314, ID 363 and EN 323.