The graphic design technology program offers a curriculum based on a combination of basic design principles and the latest technology. Instruction is distributed between both print and Web design and their respective industry applications. Focus is placed on preparing the student for immediate employment in the field of graphic design.
Program Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate effective interpersonal communication and collaboration skills and safe, efficient work practices
Create raster-based and vector-based drawings and visual solutions
Formulate concepts / theories demonstrating use of color and typography
Apply marketing / advertising principles for effective visual communication
Demonstrate knowledge of current standards, practices and techniques for production of electronic content
Demonstrate appropriate usage of electronic media for self-promotion
Required Courses and recommended Sequence: The following is a recommended sequence of courses for completing this program. Developmental courses and prerequisite course requirements, credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress. Course availability within the program sequences is specifically intended for full-time students who begin their course work with the fall semester. Students should always consult their online degree planner for the catalog year that they entered the college, and contact their program manager to better understand typical course availability and individual program planning.