Web Design & Interactive Media

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Web Design & Interactive Media
Associate of Applied Arts
Published June 1, 2016
This program is available on ground, blended (plus), or online.

Student Learning Outcomes

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Upon completion of this program, graduates will:

  • demonstrate and integrate knowledge of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in interactive media.
  • understand and apply basic research methods in interactive media, including research, design, data analysis, and interpretation.
  • understand and apply the language and concepts of the field of interactive design, through effective communication and design.
  • demonstrate the ability to acquire and disseminate digital information and use computers and other technology for a variety of purposes.
  • demonstrate a foundation in color theory, design, digital image manipulation, usability, information architecture, video, animation, web programming and interface design for the purposes of branding and business optimization.

Program Courses

Required Courses

FND103 Concepts in Computer Graphics
FND105 Design Fundamentals
FND110 Observational Drawing
FND135 Image Manipulation
FND150 Digital Color Theory
GWDA101 Applications & Industry
GWDA103 Digital Illustration
GWDA109 Concepts in Motion Graphics
GWDA111 Introduction to Layout Design
GWDA112 Typography- Traditional
GWDA132 Information Architecture
GWDA133 Fundamentals of Web Design
GWDA201 Audio & Video
GWDA202 Interface Design
GWDA206 Portfolio Prep
GWDA209 Portfolio I
GWDA213 Timeline Animation & Interaction
GWDA243 Object- Oriented Scripting
GWDA273 Intermediate Web Design
GWDA283 Advanced Web Design
GWDA303 Interactive Motion Graphics
GWDA382 Design for Mobile Devices

Program Electives

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Note: The Art Institute of Seattle 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.