Coursework

 

Students learn to employ fundamental elements and principles of design for various media and gain a strong foundational multidisciplinary experience in preparation for other Communication Technology courses.

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Students are introduced to the basics of computer graphics (vector and raster), and graphic computer program

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Students are introduced to basic layout and design techniques as well as to various print reproduction processes using a positive or negative master such as digital, offset, screen, vinyl plotting, wide format and laser cutting.

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Printing industry  |

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Calendar Energy Drink Can Design   |   Coasters   |   Stickers

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If there is no type on the page, it isn’t graphic design, it is fine art. Students learn about the power of typography and its uses in today’s world.

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      Hidden Alphabet   |  Anatomy of Typography   |  Monogram   |

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      Your Typeface   |  Energy Drink Can Design   |

 


Students develop essential skills in camera use with a focus on basic composition, set-up and an examination of exposure. Students operate a camera to capture images and produce final display proofs.

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Students develop project design and management skills to extend and enhance competencies and skills in other CTS courses through contexts that are personally relevant.

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