Notes
History of Graphic Design

Course Description

This course surveys the field of graphic design and visual communications fro

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Analyze and identify the stylistic distinctions among the various historic design movements.
  • Explain the techniques and tools used in the various design
Drawing

Course Description

This course is an introductory level foundation course in drawing. A variety of media and subject matter including still life

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to draw utilizing perceptual means incorporating the basic properties of line, value, scale, proportion, figure-ground relationship and texture.
  • Demo
Typography

Course Description

This intermediate level course for graphic design majors concerns itself with t.


Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Use the principles of positive/negative space, rhythm, texture and composition in manipulating letterforms as design elements.
  • Select appro
Web Graphics

Course Description

This course introduces students to design for the World Wide Web (WWW)

 

Upon successful completion of this course a student will be able to:

  • Employ the theory and principles of effective user interface design.
  • Apply the basic design principles to the structure of XHTML formatted web documents with emphasis on
Graphic Design I

Course Description

This is an intermediate level course for graphic design majors. Through a serie

Upon successful completion a student will be able to:

  • Combine type and image in a layout to communicate an idea or message.
  • Interpret and represent an idea by means of a mark or symbol.
Graphic Design II

Course Description

This course is a continuation of Graphic Design I. In this course students



Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Write and interpret the requirements of a design brief.
  • Apply basic design principles to the organization and use of type, color and composition in a multi-page
Portfolio Seminar

Course Description

This advanced-level course for graphic design majors covers the creation a

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Select, critique and refine a body of personal artwork that represents a range of artistic abilities and media.
  • Mount and present artwork in a professional manner.
Miscellaneous Notes

Course Description

This advanced-level course for graphic design majors covers the creation

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Select, critique and refine a body of personal artwork that represents a range of artistic abilities and media.

Area for individual notes, project schedules, sudent project tables, etc.