2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Aug 13, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GRDE 135 - Digital Illustration and Layout

3 CR
This course provides an overview of the functionality and use of technology for creating digital illustrations and page layout design. Through hands-on lectures, demonstrations, and projects the student will learn the fundamental tools and techniques of current industry-standard vector software used in digital design. Emphasis is given to creating professional-looking design work utilizing the computer as a tool. [32-32-64] Lab Fee

General Education Requirement: Effective Communication - Applied Core
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify the advantages and limitations of vector software.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in creating type with type layout tools using vector-based software.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in creating object-oriented graphics with digital illustration tools using vector-based software.
  4. Demonstrate basic composition and layout skills.