2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Oct 06, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

DMA 3450 - Graphic Design II


Goals: To build project development skills: idea generation, sketching, refinement, project planning and timely completion of projects. To refine graphic design software skills, develop the ability to evaluate design using advanced principles and proper industry vocabulary. To extend knowledge of the historical influence on design.

Content: This is a studio-based project course in which students utilize their knowledge of design, typography, and production techniques to produce a portfolio of designed artifacts. The course combines seminar, critiques and lab production. It includes extensive development of design skills through critiques, practice articulating design concepts through peer evaluation, the application of effective design strategies and the study and discussion of design history.

Taught: Alternate years

Prerequisite: DMA 1450, grade of C- or better

Credits: 4