BFA GRAPHIC DESIGN CURRICULUM 

 

           

2019-2020 Academic Year

FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  ART 1101 Visual Foundations 1 3         ART 1111 Visual Foundations 2 3
  ART 1651 Visual Literacy 3         ART 1501 3-D Design Foundations 3
  DSGN 1201 Intro Visual Communication Design 3         DSGN 1101 Photography & Communication 3
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         CAMS 1301 Presentational Speaking 3
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 2                  
  ART 22x1 Painting 1 or Watercolor 3         DSGN 2401 Narrative Structures 3
  DSGN 1301 Typography 3         TECH 1421 Web Design 3
  DSGN 2651 History of Graphic Design 3           Diverse Cultures Seminar 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 3                  
  ART 2601 Art History 1 3         ART 2611 Art History 2 3
  ART 33x1 Print & Paper 1 or 2 3         ART 2801 Book Art 3
  DSGN 2601 Design Research Methods 3         DSGN 3501 Persuasive Design 3
  DSGN 3401 Packaging & Identity Design 3         DSGN 4201 Advanced Visual Communication Design 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 4                  
  DSGN 4601 Professional Practices in Design 3         DSGN 4911 Senior Capstone 2 3
  DSGN 4901 Senior Capstone 1 3           Elective 3
  DSGN 4921 Internship 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
      15             15
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BFA degree - see Degree Works for details

• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art • 1 Mathematics/Statistics • 1 Natural Science • 1 Social Science         

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BA GRAPHIC DESIGN SUGGESTED CURRICULUM

              2019-2020 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  ART 1101 Visual Foundations 1 3         ART 1111 Visual Foundations 2 3
  ART 1651 Visual Literacy 3         ART 1501 3-D Design Foundations 3
  DSGN 1201 Intro Visual Communication Design 3         DSGN 1101 Photography & Communication 3
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         CAMS 1301 Presentational Speaking 3
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 2                  
  ART 22x1 Painting 1 or Watercolor 3         DSGN 2401 Narrative Structures 3
  DSGN 1301 Typography 3         TECH 1421 Web Design 3
    Modern Language 3           Modern Language 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 3                  
  ART 2601 Art History 1 3         ART 2611 Art History 2 3
  ART 33x1 Print & Paper 1 or 2 3         ART 2801 Book Arts 3
  DSGN 2601 Design Research Methods 3         DSGN 3501 Persuasive Design 3
  DSGN 3401 Packaging & Identity Design 3           Diverse Cultures Seminar 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 4                  
  DSGN 4601 Professional Practices in Design 3         DSGN 4911 Senior Capstone 2 3
  DSGN 4901 Senior Capstone 1 3           Elective 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Elective 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
      15             15
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BA degree - see Degree Works for details
• 4 Humanities • 1 Fine Art  • 1 Mathematics/Statistics • 1 Natural Science • 2 Social Sciences