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Graphic & Web Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Published January 1, 0001

Student Learning Outcomes

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1. Graphic design principles: Students will apply learning outcomes from foundation courses to graphic design problems.

2. Problem-solving: Students will develop original, professional-level solutions to graphic design problems based on appropriate research and within specified parameters such as, deadlines, audience, budget, construction and output considerations.

3. Technology: Students will use appropriate technology to produce professional examples of their work.

4. Critical thinking: Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze and critique graphic design.

5. Images: Students will generate original images in support of their design work.

6. Professionalism and professional practice: Students will develop an understanding of design business practices and professional expectations.

7. Communication: Students will use visual and verbal communication to present content and meaning effectively; they will possess oral and written skills to present concepts to employers, clients, and others; they will possess teamwork, collaboration, and negotiation skills.

8. Context: Students will understand the broader context of their work: social and historical, language, information systems, and finance.

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Note: The Art Institute of Pittsburgh reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.