2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    
    Sep 28, 2022  
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DDSGN 130 Graphic Design II (5 credits)



Prerequisite DDSGN 110  with at least a 1.5 grade or instructor permission.

Course Description
Concept development in visual communication problem solving involving letter forms, illustrative material and typography. Basic principles of selection, organization, and production techniques are introduced.

Student Outcomes
1.Define terminology and recognize the context of the terminology related to graphic design and desktop publishing.
2.Examine the history and trends of graphic design vocations in order to recognize the fast pace market demands of workers.
3.Research career options in graphic design.
4.Use various graphic design software and hardware in class projects.
5.Apply letter forms, text, layout, and illustrative materials to classroom projects and activities.
6.Recognize principles of selection, organization, and prouction.
7.Apply principles of design (typology, format, layout) and creative problem solving to classroom projects and activities.
8.Using a variety of graphic design principles and techniques, create a poster, brochure, catalog, flier, and an advertisement to appeal to multicultural audiences.
9.Evaluate the quality and design of a variety of graphic products.



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