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ARTS 3021. Graphic Design I (0-6-3) Prerequisites: ARTS 1010 and 1020. An introduction to the study of letter forms for their aesthetic and communicative value. Typographic fundamentals of the history of type, classification, visual space, hierarchy, grid systems and expressive typography will be explored.

ARTS 4021. Graphic Design II (0-6-3) Prerequisite: ARTS 3021 with a minimum grade of C. An in-depth exploration of graphic design with an emphasis on developing students’ abilities to find creative and functional solutions to a diverse range of design problems. Students will conduct research, form opinions, foster ideas, learn to analyze and discuss graphic design work and begin to develop a design aesthetic.