B.F.A. Degree in Communication Design

Overview

72 hours
No minor required

18 hours Foundation

  • ARTS-1113 - Fundamentals of Drawing
  • ARTS-1213 - Figure Drawing
  • ARTS-1413 - Elements of Visual Thinking
  • * ARTS-3343 - Ancient to Modern Art History
  • * ARTS-3353 - Contemporary Art
  • ARTS-3773 - Business of Branding Yourself

30 hours Communication Design

  • ARTS-2223 - Introduction to Communication Design
  • ARTS-2233 - Typography As Visual Language
  • ARTS-3243 - Graphic Design
  • ARTS-3253 - Print + Social Media Design
  • ARTS-3263 - Advanced Graphic Design
  • ARTS-3523 - Illustration I
  • ARTS-3333 - History of Design
  • ARTS-3513 - Graphic Arts Production
  • ARTS-4253 - Integrated Marketing Design
  • ARTS-4523 - Illustration II

12 hours Digital Design

  • ARTS-1103 - Technology for Graphics
  • ARTS-2243 - Interactive Media Design I
  • ARTS-2323 - Digital Design for Print
  • ARTS-3443 - Interactive Media Design II

12 hours Electives (any 4 classes) chosen from:

  • ARTS-2143 - Digital Painting (need to fill out a substitution sheet)
  • ARTS-2513 - Painting I
  • ARTS-3213 - Painting II
  • ARTS-4213 - Open Studio

  • ARTS-3113 - Printmaking: Intaglio and Relief
  • ARTS-3123 - Printmaking:Serigraphy

  • ATS-            - Texturing, Rendering and Lighting (need to fill out a substitution sheet)
  • ARTS-2523 - Digital Sculpting (need to fill out a substitution sheet)
  • ARTS-2743 - 3D Modeling I
  • ARTS-3163 - Animation Principles and History
  • ARTS-3173 - 3D Modeling and Animation II
  • ARTS-3383 - Motion Imagery

  • ARTS-3363 - Photography I
  • ARTS-3366 - Commercial Studio Photography

  • COMM-2633 - Audio for Media (need to fill out a substitution sheet)
  • COMM-3653 - TV Field Production
  • COMM-3703 - Motion Graphics (need to fill out a substitution sheet)
  • COMM-4763 - Advanced Media Production ( You must take COMM-2643 Media Production as a prerequisite. It counts towards your General Education requirement)

* Fulfills the Great Works Core Curriculum requirement.

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