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It is expected that students will spend 2 to 3 hours, minimally, outside of the classroom/laboratory performing course related work such as readings, research, homework assignments, practica, studio work, and other academic work for every hour of instruction spent in the classroom/laboratory.
This course provides an introduction to the tools, applications, and uses of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop software. Students will learn how to use the software through online tutorials, lectures, and lab exercises utilizing scanners, printers, and Macintosh computers. (4 contact hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab) [Catalog Entry] ADDITIONAL FEES: $33.00
This course introduces the history of graphic design from its origins in Europe to the present. Students will examine design trends in aesthetics and theory as well as the connection between graphic design and the other visual arts. Field trips will augment class lectures depending on gallery and museum schedules. Students will complete a research paper and project, reading assignments, and in-class presentations. (3 contact hours) [Catalog Entry]
Prerequisite: GRDS 1375 or permission of instructor.
A survey of User Experience Design (UXD) techniques is provided in this introductory level course. Students learn sketching as a technique to convey ideas, understand the scope of problems, and develop solutions to those problems. The core set of design deliverables, including personas, user journeys, wireframes, blueprints, site maps, and process flows are introduced and practiced. (5 contact hours: 2 lecture, 3 lab) [Catalog Entry] ADDITIONAL FEES: $33.00