Graphic designers plan, analyze and create visual solutions to communications problems. They use color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and layout techniques to communicate a message, whether it is in print or digital media.
Our graphic design program lets your talent flourish giving you a solid and broad art background, including design foundations, drawing, color theory, photography, printmaking, design software, web design, typography, and other graphic design courses.
Our Associate in Applied Science degree gives you ready access to jobs in the graphic 设计领域. Graphic designers with a broad liberal arts education and experience in marketing and business management will be best suited for positions developing 传播策略.
To qualify to enter the graphic design program and to be able to enroll in *GDES160 - 平面设计 I (or any subsequent GDES class), students must successfully complete GDES110 - Digital Design Applications (with a C or higher) and meeting 70% or above 在技术技能评估.
The competency testing will include use of the industry software tools [Adobe 插画家 (40%), Adobe Photoshop (10%), Adobe 排版软件名称 (50%)] as covered in GDES110 - Digital 设计应用I.
Testing sessions will begin just before open enrollment and will continue with a couple 本学期结束前的日期.
[These 日期s will be posted on our website, in the 十大娱乐彩票平台-Penn谷 hallways, distributed 发送给全区的GDES教师，并通过电子邮件发送给所有GDES110 & GDES150学生.]
The skills test must be completed/passed before the semester you plan to enroll in GDES160(只在春季提供). 学生可以参加一次技能评估 每学期.
If a student requires ADA accommodations, they must present a form from the ACCESS office that outlines the needed accommodations at least 2 days prior to their testing 日期. If accommodations cannot be made within reason or in time, another testing 日期 会被选中吗.
When students register for one of the testing 日期s and pass the skills assessment, they will be notified by 十大娱乐彩票平台 email and their name will be forwarded to the advising 办公室和人文学部.
A student must then contact the program coordinator, to be enrolled in GDES160.
Work under deadline with controlled content and layout instructions
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许多十大娱乐彩票平台学生计划转学. 无论你的目的地是哪里，我们都会一起工作 以确保你的信用可以轻松转移. 这就是为什么我们是这方面的专家.
We've worked out specific transfer agreements with many four-year colleges and universities, so make sure you speak with an academic advisor before enrolling, particularly since transfer agreements can change based on curriculum revisions.
Graphic designers are visual communicators who develop graphics and layouts for:
Most of the work is computer generated but also includes traditional art materials 和方法.