2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jan 17, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog

ART 234 - Advanced Graphic Design Projects

Description: Advanced design projects using a combination of Adobe Creative Suite programs.  Skill development in corporate design, self-promotion, typography, and advanced skills.  Application of design principles.

Prerequisites: ART 131  and ART 231  

Credits: 3
Lecture: 2
Lab: 4

Course Content:
  1. Corporate logos
  2. Business package
  3. Typography
  4. Self-promotion
  5. Formal elements and principles of design
  6. Historical and contemporary art examples
  7. Critique

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Create logos with customer focus (1,2)
  2. Develop a business package using two or more Adobe Creative Suite programs for print and web (2)
  3.  Demonstrate typography skills in graphic design layout   (3)
  4. Execute a self-promotional project. (4)
  5. Identify, analyze and utilize the formal elements and principles of design. (5)
  6. Recognize historical or contemporary examples of the fine arts or crafts. (6)
  7. Use media-specific terminology to critique and evaluate works of art. (7)

Required Assessment:
  1. Critique and evaluation of art and artifacts.