Introduction to Graphic Design (FIA-202)
An introductory design studio course which provides a basic vocabulary and fundamental understanding of the technique, concepts, and processes involved in the visual communication field of Graphic Design. Topics include a historic and contemporary examination of graphic communication, paste-up, layout, preparation of comps, roughs, and mechanicals, and an introduction to computers and design-related software. Prerequisite: FIA 104 or permission of instructor. 3 lecture hours per week. 3 credit hours.