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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ART 415
Title Graphic Design Theory and Application
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites ART303 and ART314
Summer 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
91 1487 7/18/16 - 7/22/16 MTWRF 8:30am - 4:30pm MH-305 Mary M Melilli
7/25/16 - 7/26/16 MT 8:30am - 4:30pm MH-305


In this course, students study design as a tool for conveying meaning. Students work on complex projects such a visual identity systems, conduct research, and develop content while studying methods used in professional design studios and advertising agencies. Finished work is portfolio quality and demonstrates an understanding of formal graphic design principles as well as competent technical and craft skills. Projects also allow opportunities to discuss professional business practices. Required of Art majors in the Graphic Design concentration. Five and one-half studio hours plus three and one-half open studio hours per week.