Design Technology

A minor in design technology will teach you how to use computer-aided design software to prepare technical drawings and diagrams that can be used in production drawings, technical manuals, and reports.

Required Courses

TCST 106 - CAD for Construction Management

TDPT 280 - 3D Prototyping

TGRA 286 - Digital Photography 1

TGRA 387 - Digital Photography 2

TMFG 105 - Technical Design Graphics

3 hours from approved electives


Minor in Design - Mission Statement

The mission of the minor in design is to prepare individuals to apply technical design principles in their chosen field

Minor in Design – Goals

  • Acquire entry level technical knowledge of materials, processes, and applications in design
  • Apply interdisciplinary concepts and principles to solve design problems
  • Effectively apply computer skills to design applications
  • Develop the team building and communication skills to successfully manage design projects
  • Perform in a professional and ethical manner and effectively work with diverse populations in developing sustainable designs
Department of Technology
Applied Technology Building (AT), room 131
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5642
Fax: 765-285-2162