Graphic & Web Design
Course ListingGraphic & Web Design
Associate of Science
Published June 1, 2016
This program can be completed on ground, blended (plus) or online.
Student Learning Outcomes
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- Understand and practice the characteristics of basic design elements such as: line, shape, volume, space, value, texture, color, scale/proportion, unity, contrast, repetition/variation, and rhythm
- Identify, analyze, and apply the critical thinking process to the design challenges of specific problems
- Demonstrate the principles and effective solution and use of type
- Apply appropriate software solutions to design problems
- Articulate and solve basic problems of form and function
- Exhibit knowledge of color theory and perception
- Apply knowledge gained through research into design trends and styles to appropriate design assignments
- Integrate design concepts with materials, skills, and technology
- Use effective file and time management skills in the production of projects
- Develop the ability to critique, defend, and support the integrity of a chosen project
- Relate printing terms, concepts, and processes to the preparation of electronic documents
- Demonstrate craftsmanship (organization, neatness, precision)
- Develop a professional work ethic
- Assess personal strengths and weaknesses
- Assemble a final portfolio with a variety of design projects
Note: The Art Institute of Indianapolis 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.