"The students in our first graduate cohort hail from diverse fields, ranging from the design professions, to media and entertainment, to finance, to information technologies," said
Design@USC's unique curricular model dissolves the disciplinary silos of a traditional MBA, MFA or MS degree. Through dynamic and specially designed content, students around the globe finally have access to a highly engaging course of study on a digital learning platform that will assist them in developing the new literacies essential for success in the 21st-century creative economy.
The program features live, online classes taught in a studio-based approach that is founded on experimentation, critique, and iterative design. The online master's program is complemented by two in-person residency experiences where students come together with classmates, professors, and industry experts to explore new concepts, generate and critique work, and solve complex problems. Dynamic course content is delivered through a digital platform powered by 2U.
For more information about Design@USC, visit design.usc.edu.
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Conceived as a collaborative environment that brings students, instructors and professional mentors together, the Academy is a transformational presence on one of the nation's most dynamic university campuses. The focus of the program's course of study is on creativity and critical thinking. It draws on the talents and influence of faculty and leaders from multiple disciplines and industries to empower the next generation of disruptors and professional thought leaders who will ply their skills in a global arena. To learn more, go to iovine-young.usc.edu.
2U partners with great colleges and universities to build what we believe is the world's best digital education. Our platform provides a comprehensive fusion of technology, services and data architecture to transform high-quality and rigorous campus-based universities into the best digital versions of themselves. 2U's No Back Row® approach allows qualified students and working professionals around the world to experience a first-rate university education and successful outcomes. To learn more, visit 2U.com.
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