Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
This course emphasizes the critical examination of basic principles and elements of
design. Students acquire fundamental design and compositional skills while exploring
basic theoretical and practical concepts of 2-D design. Students apply visual solution
strategies and implement all steps of the design process as they solve various problems.
In addition, students examine, compare and analyze historical and contemporary examples
of two-dimensional art and design, within a global context. A materials fee as shown
in the Schedule of Classes is payable upon registration.