The Design Process
Students will be able to understand and implement the design process.
Principles and Elements of Design
Students will be able to analyze and implement the principles and elements of design (such as balance, contrast, shape, etc.) and their relationship to graphic design.
Composition, Color, Effective Use of Type, Photography
Students will be able to utilize principles and skills in special areas such as composition, color, appropriate use of photography and illustration, and the effective use of text type.
Students will be able to understand the graphic designer's role in working with various communication mediums, including print, broadcast, and digital media.
Basic Printing Processes
Students will be able to identify and understand basic printing processes and the benefits and restrictions of each.
Paper and Printing Choices
Students will be able to understand the impact of paper and printing choices on the environment.
Graphic Design Market and Careers
Students will be able to understand the market and careers of graphic design.