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  Sep 20, 2017
 
Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Illustration Track, Graphic Design AAS


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The illustration track prepares the student for work in a variety of illustration markets including narrative, animation, gaming, sequential, editorial, advertising and concept art. Emphasis is placed on creating visual interpretations of subjects, conceptualizing, communicating, and refining technical skills using both traditional and digital media while preparing a portfolio.

General Education Course Selections


Click here to view the Foundation/Distribution Courses  for selection to fulfill the General Education Course Requirements.

Suggested Course Sequence


All students should consult an advisor.

Second Semester


Third Semester


Fourth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 60‡‡


* ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , if needed for ENGL 102 /ENGL 103 , or any GDES elective.

Choose from ARTT 103 , ARTT 105 , ARTT 204 , ARTT 206 , ARTT 212 , ARTT 215 , GDES 140 , GDES 214 , GDES 216 ,GDES 269  .

‡‡ Although this degree is designed to be completed in 60 credits, a student may opt to take one or two 4-credit electives, which would be a total of 61-62 credits. Please see an advisor in the Illustration program.    

 

Program Outline / Degree Requirements


General Education Requirements


Foundation Courses


  • English Foundation 3 semester hours (ENGF)
  • Mathematics foundation 3 semester hours (MATF)

Distribution Courses


  • ARTT 100 - Introduction to Drawing 3 semester hours (ARTD)
  • Behavioral and social sciences distribution 3 semester hours (BSSD)
  • Natural science distribution with lab 4 semester hours (NSLD)

General Education Elective


Program Requirements


Total Credit Hours: 60‡‡


* ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , if needed for ENGL 102 /ENGL 103 , or any GDES elective.

‡ Choose from ARTT 103 , ARTT 105 , ARTT 204 , ARTT 206 , ARTT 212 , ARTT 215 , GDES 140 , GDES 214 , GDES 216 , GDES 269             

‡‡ Although this degree is designed to be completed in 60 credits, a student may opt to take one or two 4-credit electives, which would be a total of 61-62 credits. Please see an advisor in the Illustration program.

Program Outcomes


Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate solid foundation skills and competency in a range of media, techniques, and knowledge of associated processes.

  • Demonstrate visual problem solving that employs appropriate technical skills and techniques.

  • Use a creative process to express ideas and concepts.

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