Graphic & Web Design

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

Student Learning Outcomes

See ge.artinstitutes.edu/programoffering/3873 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

Program Courses

LOWER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES

ART101 Principles of Visual Communication
ART102 Color Theory
ART131 Drawing
GD123 Typography I
GD127 Concept Development
GD243 Graphic Signs & Symbols
MA136 Image Manipulation
WDIM161 Web Scripting: CSS
WDIM225 Web Design Fundamentals
WDIM230 Web Timeline Animation
WDIM241 User Interface Design
WDIM253 Web Design and Layout
Lower Division Required Credits 36

UPPER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES

GD310 Graphic Design Internship
GD373 Digital Illustration
Upper Division Program Elective(s), totaling 6 credits
Upper Division Required Credits 12

LIBERAL ARTS

ART204 Ancient to Gothic History: Objects, Art & Artifacts
ART205 Rise of Artistic Individuality
ART206 Revolution: The Roots of 19th & 20th Century Art
CS105 Internet Concepts
HUM101 Design Foundations
ICOR490 Senior Seminar
MTH104 College Mathematics
WR121 English Composition I
WR125 Argumentation & Research
WR126 Writing & the Literary Arts
Laboratory Science Elective
Liberal Arts Electives
Natural Science Elective(s), totaling 6 credits
Social Sciences Elective(s), totaling 6 credits
Liberal Arts Required Credits 48
TOTAL REQUIRED CREDITS 180

GRAPHIC DESIGN CONCENTRATION

Lower Division Studio Courses

ADV202 Illustration and Rapid Visualization
ART141 Basic Photographic Techniques
BA121 Introduction to Business
GD101 Principles of Graphic Design
GD121 Introduction to Computer Graphics
GD131 Print Production
GD242 Typography II
GD251 Digital Layout & Design
GD281 History of Graphic Design
Lower Division Program Elective(s), totaling 6 credits
Lower Division Studio Course Credits 33

Upper Division Studio Courses

ADV463 Consumer Behavior
GD341 Corporate Identity
GD343 Advanced Typography
GD354 Intermediate Layout Design
GD357 Environmental Graphic Design
GD366 Advanced Image Manipulation
GD368 Information Design
GD371 Publication Design
GD377 Foundation Portfolio
GD381 Collateral Advertising
GD386 Art Direction
GD405 Package Design
GD407 Advanced Design
GD417 Portfolio & Professional Development
GD427 Portfolio Presentation
GD431 Student Studio
GD454 Advanced Layout Design
Upper Division Studio Course Credits 51
Total Studio Course Credits 84

WEB DESIGN CONCENTRATION

Lower Division Studio Courses

BA241 Principles of Marketing
CS114 Logical Thought & Programming
WDIM101 Introduction to Interactive Media
WDIM141 Web Graphics
WDIM245 Information Architecture
WDIM261 Interactive Authoring
WDIM262 Web Scripting: JavaScript
WDIM268 Web Standards
Lower Division Program Elective(s), totaling 6
Lower Division Studio Course Credits 30

Upper Division Studio Courses

DMG301 Project Management
GD341 Corporate Identity
GWD402 Web Typography
GWD304 UX/UI Prototyping
WDIM325 Studio I: Pre-Production
WDIM331 Database Management Concepts
WDIM332 Managing Interactive Teams
WDIM351 Rapid Web Development
WDIM355 Client Side Scripting
WDIM370 Content Management Systems
WDIM377 Foundation Portfolio
WDIM380 Website Development
WDIM409 Emerging Technologies
WDIM411 Production Team
WDIM417 Portfolio & Professional Development
WDIM425 Studio II: Development
WDIM427 Digital Portfolio
WDIM430 E-Marketing
Upper Division Studio Course Credits 54
Total Studio Course Credits 81

WEB DEVELOPMENT CONCENTRATION

Lower Division Studio Courses

BA241 Principles of Marketing
CS114 Logical Thought & Programming
WDIM101 Introduction to Interactive Media
WDIM141 Web Graphics
WDIM245 Information Architecture
WDIM261 Interactive Authoring
WDIM262 Web Scripting: JavaScript
WDIM268 Web Standards
Lower Division Program Elective (2), totaling 6
Lower Division Studio Course Credits 30

Upper Division Studio Courses

DMG301 Project Management
GWD402 Web Typography
WDIM325 Studio I: Pre-Production
WDIM331 Database Management Concepts
WDIM332 Managing Interactive Teams
WDIM351 Rapid Web Development
WDIM355 Client-Side Scripting
WDIM361 Server-Side Scripting I
WDIM366 Server-Side Scripting II
WDIM370 Content Management Systems
WDIM377 Foundation Portfolio
WDIM380 Website Development
WDIM387 Advanced Scripting
WDIM411 Production Team
WDIM417 Portfolio & Professional Development
WDIM425 Studio II: Development
WDIM427 Digital Portfolio
WDIM430 E-Marketing
Upper Division Studio Course Credits 54
Total Studio Course Credits 87


Program Electives

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Note: The Art Institute of Portland 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.