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Beginning Graphic Design - Degree Course

In this course students explore the principles of visual communication by creating two-dimensional printed comprehensive layouts, and three-dimensional mock-ups. Stress is placed on process and development of solutions to problems; idea and form exploration; research; image and text development; compositional structure and hierarchy; verbal, technical, and hand skills. The course also covers the technical aspects of graphic design such as printing methods, papers, and binding. Students will produce 3?4 finished pieces exploring the use of image and type in both single page format, multi-page format, and possibly three-dimensional format. These projects are to be included in the VCD department's obligatory portfolio review for advancement into the VCD intermediate courses.

3.0 College Credits

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$5,220.00
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Class meeting time 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Class meeting days Monday, Friday
Building and room ONLINE
Course number 1193
Course instructor Piotr Michura