Designing for Well-being, Technology, Society, and Inclusivity

Led by Yongyeon Cho, Interior Design

This course invites you to explore the future of workspaces while considering the profound impact of employee wellbeing, advanced technology, a rapidly changing society, and inclusive design. In an era marked by remote and hybrid work cultures, diverse working groups, and the emergence of new generations, the workplace is evolving at an unprecedented pace. This studio challenges students to envision inclusive and comfortable work environments that cater to the diverse needs of today’s workforce.

Course credits:6
Meeting days and times:Monday / Wednesday / Friday, 1:10 p.m. to 5:20 p.m.
Variable course fee:$25 – $1,000
Field trips: Chicago and Kansas City
Maximum enrollment:16
Enrollment open to:All seniors (4th and 5th years) and graduate students in all Iowa State University majors

  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Intrapreneurship

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  • Good health and well-being
  • Decent work and economic growth
  • Industry, innovation, and infrastructure

Learn more about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals