Graphic Design 1 & 2

COURSE OVERVIEW:
1ST YEAR (DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC DESIGN & LAYOUT-5550)
  • Learn about typography, color theory, electronic illustration and photo manipulation
  • Learn the basic functions of Adobe Creative Cloud software, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Create logos and layouts for posters, social media, billboards, magazine covers, and more
  • Produce an exciting and creative portfolio that will be used to gain employment and/or acceptance into an art college
  • Participate in nationally-recognized art/design competitions
COURSE OVERVIEW:
2ND YEAR (DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC IMAGING & TECHNOLOGY-5572)
  • Create professional multi-page graphic designs such as editorial spreads, postcards, greeting cards, brochures, calendars, and more
  • Explore GIF animation and website design
  • Work with actual clients and get paid for your designs
  • Continue adding college-level work to your portfolio
  • Prerequisite: Graphic Design 1
(DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC DESIGN & LAYOUT-5550) CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to attend college or art school, gain immediate entry-level employment in the graphic design field, or begin a freelance career

Earn up to 9 college credits
1st year costs = $28
2nd year costs = $3
Art competition entry fees $5-$25 per entry

Graphic Design 1 & 2

COURSE OVERVIEW:
1ST YEAR (DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC DESIGN & LAYOUT-5550)
  • Learn about typography, color theory, electronic illustration and photo manipulation
  • Learn the basic functions of Adobe Creative Cloud software, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Create logos and layouts for posters, social media, billboards, magazine covers, and more
  • Produce an exciting and creative portfolio that will be used to gain employment and/or acceptance into an art college
  • Participate in nationally-recognized art/design competitions
COURSE OVERVIEW:
2ND YEAR (DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC IMAGING & TECHNOLOGY-5572)
  • Create professional multi-page graphic designs such as editorial spreads, postcards, greeting cards, brochures, calendars, and more
  • Explore GIF animation and website design
  • Work with actual clients and get paid for your designs
  • Continue adding college-level work to your portfolio
  • Prerequisite: Graphic Design 1
(DOE COURSE: GRAPHIC DESIGN & LAYOUT-5550) CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to attend college or art school, gain immediate entry-level employment in the graphic design field, or begin a freelance career

Earn up to 9 college credits
1st year costs = $28
2nd year costs = $3
Art competition entry fees $5-$25 per entry