Current philosophy in corporate identification and trademark design. Design trademarks, logotypes, and identity programs.
Introduction to the process and methodology of creating graphic design across multiple media types. An introduction to designing interactive experiences, interfaces for digital applications, and communicating by applying motion to design.
Students learn standard graphic design software as a tool to implement creative solutions to visual design problems. Lots of focus on creative/design process, ideation, revision, planning, etc.
Market applications, portfolio preparation, and other aspects of graphic design. Individual portfolio projects designed to develop graphic design skills.
Foundational principles and techniques for animation, storyboarding, design, and a variety of two-dimensional animation skill sets.
Survey of visual communication.
Business aspects of the graphic design profession.
Design characters, props, and environments for various uses in animation and print.
Introductory course that explores visual communication through the study of form, visual principles, theoretical and visual experimentation, concept development, and creative thinking. Students examine the connection between visual form, context, and the creation of meaning.
Develop basic knowledge of two-dimensional animation; emphasizing acting and performance of individual projects.
Studio course instructing students in the art of design and communication with motion. Graphic design principles and narrative concepts employed to create short motion design projects.