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Graphic Design

2016-17

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Major Code: 500101A
Courses for this Program

Prerequisites
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
CS120 Concepts in Computing I or documented computer proficiency
Note: Successful completion of CS120, or otherwise meeting the proficiency requirement within the last 10 years, fulfills this requirement. Contact a computer science adviser to help determine placement.
0-4
MTH20 Pre-algebra or designated placement test score 0-4
WR115 Introduction to Expository Writing or BT113 Business English I or designated placement test score 0-4
  Total Prerequisite Credits 0-12
General Education Requirements
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
HE250 Personal Health or HE252 First Aid/CPR or HPE295 Health and Fitness for Life or HE261 CPR or HE112 Emergency First Aid 1-3
LIB127 Introduction to Academic Research 1
MTH63 Applied Algebra I or MTH60 Fundamentals of Algebra I or higher level math 4
PSY101 Psychology of Human Relations 3
SP111 Fundamentals of Public Speaking or SP218 Interpersonal Communication 4
WR121 English Composition I 4
  Total General Education Credits 17-19
Required Core Courses
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
ART115 Basic Design (Composition) 3
ART116 Basic Design (Color Theory) 3
ART131 Introduction to Drawing (Value) 3
ART132 Introduction to Drawing (Line) or ART234 Figure Drawing I 3
ART237 Illustration (Black and White Media) or ART238 Illustration (Color Media) 3
ART245 Drawing for Graphic Design 3
BT106 Advertising or BA223 Principles of Marketing 3
CS125dw Dreamweaver I 3
CS195 Web Authoring I (HTML/CSS) 4
CS235 Word Press/Content Management Systems (CMS) 3
GD120 Digital Graphic Design I 3
GD140 Electronic Publishing Applications I 3
GD141 Electronic Publishing Applications II 3
GD150 Computer Illustration (Illustrator) 3
GD160 Digital Imaging (Photoshop) 3
GD200 Survey of Graphic Design History 3
GD220 Digital Graphic Design II 3
GD223 Digital Graphic Design III 3
GD224 Digital Graphic Design IV 3
GD227 Production Graphics 3
GD229 Digital Portfolio and Professional Practices 3
GD230 Digital Graphic Design Studio or GD280 Cooperative Work Experience/Graphic Design 3
  Approved program electives 6-8
  Total Required Core Credits 73-75
  Total Program Credits 90-94
Approved Program Electives (6-8 credits required)
 
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
ART132 Introduction to Drawing (Line) (if not taken as core requirement) 3
ART204, ART205, ART206 History of Art I, II, III 4-4-4
ART222 Graphic Design II (Typography) 3
ART234 Figure Drawing (if not taken as core requirement) 3
ART237 Illustration (Black and White Media) if not taken as core requirement 3
ART238 Illustration (Color Media) if not taken as core requirement 3
ART239 Illustration (Perspective) 3
ART281 Painting I 3
ART294 Watercolor I 3
BA243 Social Media Marketing 3
BT121 Digital Marketing and e-Commerce 4
CS125d Digital 3D Graphics 3
CS125dp Digital Photography 3
CS125dv Introduction to Digital Video 3
CS125f Introduction to Flash 3
CS133js JavaScript I 4
CS135dv Advanced Digital Video 3
CS140 Introduction to Operating Systems 4
CS196 Web Authoring II (HTML/CSS) 4
CS235w Website Design I 4
CS247 Web Analytics and Search Engine Optimization 3
GD170 Motion Graphics (After Effects) 3
GD260 Digital Imaging II: Advanced Photoshop 4
GD280 Cooperative Work Experience/Graphic Design variable
MTH65 Fundamentals of Algebra II or higher level math variable