2019-2020 Catalog

Design Basics

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Certificate in Applied Science

12 Credit Hours

Design is one of the most important tools of visual communication. To design is to create with intent, or to assign visual order to conceptual abstractions. The Design Basics certificate is intended to give students the basics for becoming  successful visual communicators. Students will demonstrate a working knowledge of visual design and composition principles, through successful creation and implementation of design techniques and principles.

ART 111 Basic Drawing I 3
ARV 121 Design 3
ARV 123 Composition and Color 3
ARV 205 Graphic Illustration 3

Total:   12

Admission Requirements

Admission into this program requires proof of high school graduation (or GED) and qualifying placement levels.