Graphic Design Course Requirements

GRAPHIC DESIGN MAJOR

  • Art Foundation:
    AR 101-G Basic Design I: 2 hours
    AR 104-G Basic Design II: 2 hours
    AR 107-G Drawing I: 2 hours
    AR 207 Drawing II: 2 hours
    AR 211-G Art History I: Ancient Through Medieval: 3 hours
    AR 212-G Art History II: Renaissance Through Modern: 3 hours
    PL 210 Aesthetics: 2 hours
    TOTAL HOURS 16
  • Graphic Design:
    AR 235-G Basic Typography: 2 hours
    AR 241-G Introduction to Graphic Design: 2 hours
    AR 335 Advanced Typography OR AR 341 Advanced Graphic Design: 3 hours
    AR 355 Graphic Design Process: 4 hours
    AR 360 Graphic Design History/Philosophy: 4 hours
    AR 420 Graphic Design Practice: 4 hours
    AR 435 Graphic Design Portfolio: 2 hours
    TOTAL HOURS 21
  • Choose eight hours from the following:
    AR 105-G Ceramics I: 3 hours
    AR 106-G Basic Photography: 2 hours
    AR 108-G Painting I: 3 hours
    AR 203 Watercolor: 3 hours
    AR 205-G Ceramics II: 3 hours
    AR 208 Painting II: 3 hours
    AR 306 Advanced Photography: 2 hours
    AR 307 Drawing III: Advanced Drawing: 3 hours
    AR 308 Painting III: 3 hours
    AR 312 Illustration:Pictorial Communication: 3 hours
    AR 330 Printmaking: 3 hours
    AR 410 Graphic Design Internship: 3 hours
    AR 415 Practical Studies in Graphic Design: 3 hours
    AR 430 Senior Practicum: 1-3 hours
    TOTAL HOURS: 8

TOTAL HOURS IN MAJOR: 45

  • Minimum upper-level hours required in major: 16
  • Minimum overall GPA: 2.0