ART 110 : Introduction to Graphic Design

Transcript title

Intro to Graphic Design

Credits

3

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

60

Other hours

60

Description

Students will use standard graphic design applications such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop for drawing and page layout purposes for art, design, and the web.

Learning outcomes

1. Identify and use the basic vocabulary used when discussing graphic design.
2. Use Adobe Illustrator to create original artwork.
3. Familiarity with the tools and their actions in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
4. Build original art in Photoshop.
5. Demonstrate increased visual perception and understanding of the role and impact that the visual arts have in society.

Content outline

1. Identify and use the basic vocabulary used when discussing graphic design.
2. Use Adobe Illustrator to create original artwork.
3. Familiarity with the tools and their actions in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
4. Build original art in Photoshop.
5. Demonstrate increased visual perception and understanding of the role and impact that the visual arts have in society.

Required materials

Students will need to provide specific materials used in this course, please see the syllabus for a detailed list.

Grading methods

Grading is based on participation in labs, discussions and critiques of completed assignments and the development of critiques and ideas demonstrated in portfolio reviews.

Outside of
expected

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