GRAD202. GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDIO I (4 CR.: 0 LEC; 8 STU)

Prerequisite: ARTD201. Design Fundamentals

The course develops students’ basic skills needed to structure and organize visual communications in both conventional and digital environments. Emphasis is placed on conceptual development, structural organization of information, and interaction of form and verbal content to effectively communicate ideas. Students learn to think critically, evaluate design proposals aesthetically, and become familiar with a variety of tools and techn iques used to produce professional work in the fields of graphic design and advertising.