Graphic Design (GD)

GD 100. Digital Design Fundamentals. (3 Credits)

students become familiar with digital design communication strategies by exploring a variety perceptual and conceptual problems with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, iLife and other software as deemed appropriate by the instructor. Fulfills creative arts requirement in the Elective Core; no prior experience with course software is required. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

Pathway: CRAR

GD 110. Graphic Design I. (3 Credits)

is geared for the specific needs of graphic design and communication majors. Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and the Macintosh computing platform are introduced as the industrystandard tools for professional communication design. All Students become proficient with the software tools, a range of design strategies, and basic digital prepress concepts. Graphic Design students acquire skills needed for MIAD coop coursework. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: recommended for Graphic Design, Communication and art majors only.

Offered at: CUW

Pathway: CRAR

GD 111. Graphic Design II. (3 Credits)

is geared for the specific needs of graphic design and communication majors. Adobe Photoshop, iLife and the Macintosh computing platform are introduced as the industrystandard tools for professional communication design. All Students become proficient with the software tools, a range of design strategies, and basic digital prepress concepts. Graphic Design students acquire skills needed for MIAD coop coursework. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: recommended for Graphic Design, Communication and art majors only.

Offered at: CUW

Pathway: CRAR

GD 299. Independent Study. (1-6 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

GD 360. Web Design I. (3 Credits)

introduces students to the practical aspects of web design techniques and technology. Provides basic understanding of the major applications used in commercial website design (including but not limited to Adobe Photoshop/Image Ready, Dreamweaver and Flash) and the integration of these applications into the workflow of site design, from the initial concept to final execution. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

GD 361. Web Design II. (3 Credits)

building on basic skills developed in Web Design 1, students gain increased familiarity with the standard applications of web design (Photoshop/I m age Ready, Dreamweaver and Flash), interweaving them to create a more advanced web experience. Overall focus centers on design, but students will also learn more intricate coding. Key topics include Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript (JS), Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML), Application Development (with PHP scripting and MySQL databases) and ActionSripting in Flash. Prerequisite. Web Design I. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

GD 375. Motion Graphics I. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

GD 380. Motion Graphics II. (3 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

GD 460. Graphic Outlook-Practicum I. (3 Credits)

leverages advanced layout and design techniques for electronic and print media. Graphic Outlook students utilize a variety of software including but not limited to Adobe Creative Suites, Macromedia, iLife, iWork and Microsoft Office to solve real world design problems. Includes experience in prepress and client interface. Consent of instructor required. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

GD 461. Graphic Outlook-Practicum II. (3 Credits)

provides continued instruction in advanced layout and design for electronic and print media. Students utilize advanced software such as, Adobe Creative Suites, Macromedia, iLife, iWork and Microsoft Office work to create a professional portfolio and begin to develop a client base. Studio Fee. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: Graphic Outlook /.

Offered at: CUW

GD 462. Graphic Outlook-Practicum III. (3 Credits)

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Prerequisite: None

GD 463. Graphic Outlook-Practicum IV. (3 Credits)

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Prerequisite: None

GD 465. Communication Design Internshi. (1-6 Credits)

Offered at: CUW