Graphic Arts Program Description
The Graphic Arts Certificate of Proficiency is an express (untranscripted) certificate program introducing students to major components of Graphic Design and Digital Media. The program prepares students for entry-level positions in the field of graphic arts and design-related office work. The courses in this certificate are required for the AA degrees in Graphic Design and Digital Media Arts.
Graphic Arts Program outline (PDF)
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
Competently create digital designs using industry-standard design software and theories.
Demonstrate creative problem-solving skills.
Apply design knowledge to basic industry problems in multiple media applications; including web, print, and communication graphics.
Develop a digital media-based portfolio for application in entry-level design careers.
|DM 107||History of Animation||3|
|DM 122 or DM 121A||Graphic Design or Fundamentals of Typography||3|
|DM 113||Introduction to Digital Media Design Principles||3|
|DM 195||Introduction to Digital Media Arts||3|