Aug 11, 2020  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

GDES 101 Introduction to Graphic Design

College of Art, Media & Design

1.5 credits 45.0 hours
100 level undergraduate course

An elective course introducing the student to the profession of graphic design and its working processes. The classwork begins with directed formal studies and leads to an introductory communication project. Emphasis on the craftsmanship and working methods of the students as well as the breadth and depth of the student’s individual investigative process. Studio lecture/demonstrations focus upon professional case studies to supplement the course assignments. This course offers the student the opportunity to measure his or her suitability to the Graphic Design major.

This course is not repeatable for credit.