Computer Graphic Design Bachelor of Arts

Total Credit Hours: 128

Major Credit Hours: 60

This major offers the student a cutting edge, career-oriented education to prepare him or her for graduate school or professional work. A computer graphic design major is afforded the kind of expressive freedom that is necessary to maintain a fresh understanding of current trends occurring in this field. The technical skills needed for computer graphics are taught in a progressive way, which coincides with each student’s expressive development.

Majors in Computer Graphic Design must earn a grade of “C” or better in all courses in the program. Courses in which a major has earned less than a grade of “C” must be repeated.

Degree Requirements

I. Core Courses (33)

01-100Drawing

3

01-101Art Elements

3

01-110Painting

3

01-1302-D Design Fundamentals

3

01-1333-D Design

3

01-140Printmaking

3

01-181Digital Photography

3

01-231Introduction to Computer Graphic Design

3

01-391Art History I

3

01-392Art History II

3

01-401Senior Project/Seminar

3

II. Computer Graphic Design Courses (27)

01-232Intermediate Computer Graphic Design

3

01-330Advanced Design

3

01-331Advanced Computer Graphic Design

3

-01-331 is repeated twice = 6 additional credits.

6

01-332Typography

3

01-3333-D Modeling

3

10-114Publications Design

3

10-382Web Design

3

 

III. The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied by successful completion of 01-391 Art History I and 01-392 Art History II.