DGME 103 - Fundamentals of Two-Dimensional Design and ART 301 - Two-Dimensional Designare equivalent courses and either can be used to satisfy degrees in both programs.
(Required for AA: Digital Media Graphic Design)
Minimum Grade for Prerequisites
Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Exploration of the history of graphic design with emphasis on late 19th Century to
current contemporary styles in various media. Students develop a contextual awareness
and background in graphic design in preparation for creating effective solutions to
graphic design problems. This course is designed to connect the works of representative
artists and the relevant styles with the appearance and development of new printing
and displaying technologies and their social and historical impact.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
(CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)