Graphic Design Major

B.F.A degree program
Total hours required - 77

Foundation Courses in Art Hours
AR 1013 Foundation Studio I - Materials 3
AR 1113 Foundation Studio II - Design 3
AR 1213 Color Theory 3
AR 1413 Foundation Studio III 3
AR 1513 Conceptualization and Presentation 3
AR 1723 New Media Studio 3

 

Required Graphic Design Courses Hours
AR 3713 Foundations in Graphic Design 3
AR 3723 Typography 3
AR 3733 Trademarks and Identity Systems 3
AR 3763 Packaging Design 3
AR 3773 Designing from the Grid 3
AR 3913 Advanced Typography 3
AR 4912 Capstone: Portfolio Development and Portfolio Review 3
AR 4943 Graphic Design Firm  3

 

Choices of 18 hours in the following: Hours
AR 2253 Fundamentals of Printmaking 3
AR 2263 Intermediate Printmaking 3
AR 2313 Fundamentals of Photography 3
AR 2323 Intermediate Photography 3
AR 3113 Advanced Printmaking 3
AR 3913 Advanced Typography 3
AR 3123 Creative Design for the Web 3
AR 3763 Packaging Design 3
AR 419V Special Topics in Art 1-3

 

 

Art History Courses Hours
AR 2513 History of Graphic Design 3
AR 4813 Survey of History of Art I 3
AR 4823 Survey of History of Art II 3
AR 4843 Art Since 1940 3
AR 3133 Art Theory 3
AR 4933 Christianity and the Visual Arts 3