Graphic Design, AS
This program is designed to provide students with a combination of creative, design, problem solving, and technical skills necessary for entry-level employment as a Graphic Designer in the Commercial Art industry. Students completing this program are eligible for advanced training or transfer to a college or university for further study.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:
- Research and interpret information necessary to develop an effective message(s) and strategy for a commercial art assignment.
- Develop and communicate creative, visual solutions for a commercial art assignment.
- Design commercial art products that effectively utilize principles and elements of design.
- Select and use appropriate, industry standard tools and technology to produce commercial art products.
- Present their commercial art products, explaining and defending their strategic choices, creative ideas and design decisions.
Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
|ARTC 100||Graphic Design I||3|
|ARTC 120||Graphic Design II||3|
|ARTD 15A||Drawing: Beginning||3|
|ARTD 17A||Drawing: Life||3|
|ARTD 20||Design: Two-Dimensional||3|
|ARTD 25A||Beginning Painting I||3|
|Choose one course from the following:||3|
|History of Western Art: Renaissance Through Modern|
|History of Western Art: Renaissance Through Modern - Honors|
|History of Modern Art|
|History of Modern Art - Honors|
|AHIS 4||History of Western Art: Prehistoric Through Gothic||3|
|ANIM 172||Motion Graphics, Compositing and Visual Effects||3|
|ANIM 175||Digital Animation||3|
|ARTC 140||Graphic Design III||3|
|ARTC 299||Work Experience in Graphic Design||1-3|
|ARTD 16||Drawing: Perspective||3|
|ARTD 45A||Printmaking: Introduction to Screenprinting||3|
|ARTS 22||Design: Three-Dimensional||3|
|PHOT 10||Basic Digital and Film Photography||3|