Toy Design - Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree Program - Fall 2011 Curriculum
This curriculum applies to students entering in Fall 2011 only. Currently enrolled FIT students should refer to the FIT catalog of their entering year.
|MAJOR AREA||TY 311||Toy Design I||1.5|
|TY 321||Drawing for Toy Design||1.5|
|TY 322||Marker Rendering||1.5|
|TY 323||Basic Drafting for Product Design||1.5|
|TY 351||Product Materials and Safety||2|
|TY 362||The Toy Industry: An Overview||1|
|RELATED AREA||FA 301||Anatomy for Toy Designers||1.5|
|LIBERAL ARTS||SS 232||Developmental Psychology||3|
|MAJOR AREA||TY 313||Soft Toy and Doll Design||3|
|TY 325||Adv. Drafting for Product Design||1.5|
|TY 331||Model-Making I||2|
|TY 342||Computer Graphics in Toy Design||2|
|RELATED AREA||MK 301||Marketing for the Toy Industry||3|
|LIBERAL ARTS||HA 345||History of Industrial Design||3|
|HE 301||Motor Learning||3|
|MAJOR AREA||TY 491||Summer Internship: Toy Design**||4|
|MAJOR AREA||TY 411||Toy Design II and Product Update||2|
|TY 416||Hard Toy: Design||1.5|
|TY 417||Hard Toy: Engineering||1.5|
|TY 418||Licensed Product Design||1.5|
|TY 431||Model-Making II||2|
|TY 442||Advanced Graphics/Toy Design||2|
|RELATED AREA||GD 407||Graphic Design for Toy Designers||1.5|
|LIBERAL ARTS||MA 041||Geometry and Probability Skills||0|
|MA 241||Topics in Probability/Geometry||3|
|MAJOR AREA||PK 403||Packaging for the Toy Designer||2|
|TY 443||Interactive Media for Toy Design||2|
|TY 461||Business Practices/Toy Industry||2|
|TY 462||Professional Portfolio Dev.||2|
|TY 493||Senior Project: Design||1.5|
|LIBERAL ARTS||choice||see American History*||G10||3|
|choice||see Other World Civ.*||G9||3|
TOTAL Minimum Required
|MAJOR AREA:||43 credits|
|RELATED AREA:||6 credits|
|LIBERAL ARTS:||18 credits|
|TOTAL Minimum Required:||67 credits|
SUNY GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
A "G" followed by a number 1-10 identifies specific courses that meet SUNY General Education baccalaureate degree requirements (www.fitnyc.edu/gened).
G1 Basic Communication; G2 Math; G3 Science; G4 Social Science; G5 Western Civilization; G6 Arts; G7 Humanities; G8 Foreign Language; G9 Other World Civilizations; G10 American History.
American History: 3 credits
CHOICE of EN 271 or 272 or LA 221 or 392 (any one of these meets G10).
The Gen. Ed. Foreign Language requirement (G8) has been waived for the Toy Design major.
Other World Civilizations: 3 credits
CHOICE of HA 121, 221, 223, 224, 225, or 226 (any one of these meets G9).
** If Internship cannot be completed during the summer, a special independent study program will be arranged in the eighth semester.
*** Students may substitute TY 314 for TY 414.
FIT assists students in licensing designs, in accordance with terms agreed to by the student and FIT prior to matriculation.