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Graphic Design AAS
Graphic Design AAS
60 credit hours   
     
FIRST YEAR   
First Semester   
ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design
ARTC 1325 Introduction to Computer Graphics
ARTS 1316 Drawing I
ARTV 1371 Storyboard and Concept Development
GEN ED   Mathematics / Natural Sciences course 1 
     
     
Second Semester   
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I (Prereq: ARTC 1325)
ARTC 1327 Typography (Prereq: ARTC 1305 and ARTC 1325)
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration I (Prereq: ARTC 1325)
ARTC 2311 History of Communication Graphics
ENGL 1301 Composition I 
     
     
Third Semester   
ARTC 1317 Design Communication I ( Prereq: ARTC 1327 and ARTC 1353 Prereq/Concurrent: ARTC 1302 ) 
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 2
     
     
SECOND YEAR   
First Semester   
ARTC 1313 Digital Publishing I (Prereq: ARTC 1305 and ARTC 1325)
ARTC 1349 Art Direction I (Prereq: ARTC 1317)
GEN ED   Humanities / Fine Arts course 3 (ARTS 1301 recommended)
IMED 1316 Web Design I (Prereq: ARTC1325 or Consent of Instructor)
     
     
Second Semester   
ARTC 2335 Portfolio Development for Graphic Design (Capstone) (Prereq: Consent of Assoc Dean)
ARTC 2347 Design Communication II (Prereq: ARTC 1317 or ARTC 1349, and ARTC 1327)
OR    
IMED 2315 Web Design II (Prereq: IMED 1316)
FLMC 1331 Video Graphics and Visual Effects I (Prereq: ARTC 1325 Prerequisite/Concurrent: ARTV 1371) 
GEN ED   Social / Behavioral Sciences course 4