Visual Arts

Packaging Design

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 341: 3-Dimensional Design
Course Description: 

Packaging and its function in the marketplace; current packaging technology and aesthetics.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BFA acceptance.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Advertising Design

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 342
Course Description: 

Particular demands of the advertising world: marketing strategy, editorial and visual concepts, etc. Design ads, collateral materials, campaigns.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BFA acceptance.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Publication Design

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 343: Typography 2
Course Description: 

Book and magazine publishing and their special editorial, design, and manufacturing requirements.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BFA acceptance.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Sr Graphic Design Studio 2

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 442: Portfolio
Course Description: 

Continuation of VAGD 441 - Opportunity for senior class members to work as a group in solving design problems for real clients on major projects.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VAGD 441.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Spec Problems in Graphic Des

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 440: Branding 2
Course Description: 

Advanced assignments in graphic design; individual portfolio development.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
BFA acceptance.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

2D Animation

BYU Course Code: 
DESAN 262
Course Description: 

Fundamental principles of two-dimensional animation: timing, acting, performance, overlapping action, volumes, etc. This is a traditional two-dimensional drawing course.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VAANM 131 & VAANM 160.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Advanced Storyboarding

BYU Course Code: 
DESAN 360R
Course Description: 

Exploring the professional practices of storyboard artists in advertising, film, TV, and animation through individual and group projects.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VAANM 250R & VAANM 260 & VAANM 265.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

2D Character Animation

BYU Course Code: 
DESAN 362R
Course Description: 

Character animation and performance animation.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VAANM 131 & VAANM 160 & VAANM 262.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Corporate Identity Design

BYU Course Code: 
DESGD 340: Branding 1
Course Description: 

Current philosophy in corporate identification and trademark design. Design trademarks, logotypes, and identity programs.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VAGD 243.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

Practicum in Graphic Design

BYU Course Code: 
VAGD 346
Course Description: 

Market applications, portfolio preparation, and other aspects of graphic design. Individual portfolio projects designed to develop graphic design skills.

Department: 
Does the course meet general education requirements?: 
No
Prerequisites: 
VA 111 & VA 114 & VA 115.
Prerequisites Yes/No: 
Yes, there are prerequisites
CID Category: 
Design

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