Art Department Programs

Bachelor of Arts in Art

Concentration: Graphic Arts

The overall objectives for graphic arts courses are to communicate the fundamentals of Graphic Design and Advertising, to teach Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, in the print format, to utilize page layout concepts through various projects, to instill an understanding of quality and meticulous awareness of detail. To focus on letter forms and shape as communication tools. To increase the general awareness of what “Good” design is and why something on a page can look good and why the same thing laid out incorrectly will look badly, and to create pieces that communicate a visual and meaningful message.