Graphic Communications [VCC 100] 1 credit
Using a hands-on approach, students will solve visual communications problems and explore careers in Graphic Design/Media Arts. Students will learn to use Adobe CC software [Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign] on state-of-the-art Apple computers. Basics of media arts including color theory, and the formal elements of art and principals of design (including investigation of line, form, value, color, shape and composition) and soft skills, print production, cost estimates, what it means to “preflight work,” font management, will also be covered.
This course is a required elective for students in the Graphic Design Career Pathway.