Graphic Design Major

GRAPHIC DESIGN (BA)  Sammy Maurer 4

LOWER-DIVISION
Course Title Hours
ART 101 Two-Dimensional Design (3)
ART 102 Introduction to Drawing (3)
ART 202 Figure Drawing (3)
ART 208 Introduction to Digital Design (3)
ART 220 Graphic Design I (3)
ART 230 Color Theory (3)
ART 240 Typography I (3)
CMM 260 Visual Communication (3)
     Choose any two:  6
ART 103 Ceramics I (3)
ART 206 Painting I (3)
ART 209 Three-Dimensional Design (3)
ART 254 Introduction to Photography (3)
CMM 220 Principles of Strategic Communication (3)
Total hours 30

UPPER-DIVISION
Course Title Hours
ARH 312 Modern Art (3)
ARH 315 History of Graphic Design (3)
ART 307 Printmaking I (3)
ART 320 Graphic Design II (3)
ART 341 Typography II (3)
ART 420 Graphic Design III (3)
ART 490 Visual Arts Internship (3)
ART 491 Graphic Design Senior Seminar (3)
CIS 371 Website Development* (3)
     Choose any two: 6
ARH 313 Contemporary Art (3)
ART 302 Illustration Techniques (3)
ART 306 Painting II (3)
ART 406 Painting Concept I (3)
ART 407 Printmaking II (3)
ART 430 Branding (3)
     Choose any two: 6
CMM 324 Media Law and Professional Ethics (3)
CMM 327 History of Film and Television (3)
CMM 338 Advanced Photography (3)
CMM 364 Advertising Media (3)
CMM 366 Strategic Planning for PR & Advertising (3)
CMM 430 Advanced Editing & Motion Graphics (3)
Total hours 39

*Fulfills MTH/SCI/CIS core requirement for visual and performing arts majors.
Note: Prerequisites for CMM courses DO NOT apply for Graphic Design majors and minors only.

MINOR IN GRAPHIC DESIGN
The minor program in graphic design requires 24 semester hours of coursework.

LOWER-DIVISION
Course Title Hours
ART 101 Two-Dimensional Design (3)
ART 102 Introduction to Drawing (3)
ART 208 Introduction to Digital Design (3)
ART 220 Graphic Design I (3)
ART 240 Typography I (3)
CMM 260 Visual Communication (3)

UPPER-DIVISION
Course Title Hours
ARH 315 History of Graphic Design (3)
ART 320 Graphic Design II (3)
Total hours 24