Graduate School

List of Academic Courses and Credits of Each Course in the Doctoral Program

Name of Course Required or Selected Credits
*Applied Seminar in PBL compulsory subject 2
Design Theories compulsory subject 8
Design Theories Research Instruction

*In cases where students enter the program via the working adult entrance examination, the requirement for the Applied Seminar in PBL will be waived in consideration of their practical experience.



Requirements for completion of the Doctoral Program

All of the following course requirements must be met:

List of Faculty Members in the Doctoral Program

Research Field Instructional Research Field Name of Faculty
Design Theory
  • Product Design
  • Visual Communication Design
  • Art and Craft
  • Architecture and
    Environmental Design
  • Innovation Design
Amano, Makoto
Itagaki, Jumpei
*Endo, Ryotaro
*Komatsu, Kayoko
Suzuki, Kinji
Nagase, Kimihiko
Hasegawa, Katsuyoshi
*Baba, Shogo
*Hirayama, Ikuo
*Makabe, Tomo
Masuda, Yuzuru
Matsumoto, Akihiko
Minorikawa, Tetsuro
Yamashita, Hideyuki
*Watanabe, Seisuke

*Research Advisor (person in charge of research guidance and some courses in the Doctoral Program as a main instructor), all others are Research Assistant Advisor (person assisting research guidance)

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