Sep 24, 2023
Return to: Graphic Design AAS
An in-depth investigation of visual design as it applies to web technologies and interaction. Students will study layout, spatial relationships, typography, and color; and investigate why some designs work on paper but not on the screen, in addition to how format, resolution, and platform contribute to successful design. Students will prepare effective designs, content, and graphics for web and interaction, and content management systems, and acquire the ability to effectively communicate with professional developers and other constituents.
General Education Course Selections
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Suggested Course Sequence
A suggested course sequence for full-time students follows. All students should consult an advisor.
Program Outline/Degree Requirements
- English foundation 3 semester hours (ENGF)
- Health foundation 1 semester hour (HLTF)
- Mathematics foundation 3 semester hours (MATF)
- Speech foundation 3 semester hours (SPCH)
- ARTT 100 - Introduction to Drawing 3 semester hours (ARTD)
- Behavorial and social science distribution 3 semester hours (BSSD)
- Natural sciences distribution with lab 4 semester hours (NSLD)
Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:
- Demonstrate competency in fundamental design skills.
- Create effective and persuasive designs for web and interaction.
- Prepare images and video for streaming and inclusion in web and interaction design.
- Communicate effectively with professional developers and other constituents.
- Demonstrate visual problem solving that employs appropriate technical skills and techniques.
- Demonstrate the ability to use the vocabulary of design.
- Demonstrate the ability to express ideas and concepts creatively.
- Demonstrate the ability to present and critique concepts and designs.
- Demonstrate general education competencies.