Graphic Design & Visual Communications Degree Requirements


Major in Graphic Design & Visual Communications (40 credits)

Required from general studies and the Trinity CRUX:

COMM 101 Introduction to Communication & Public Speaking
ARTD 101 Exploration of Art
RELI 450 Faith & Visual Culture

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Required major courses:

ARTD 102 2D & 3D Foundations
ARTD 103 Photography & Image Framing
COMM 205 Digital Design Tools I
COMM 206 Digital Design Tools II
ARTD 202 Drawing & Illustration
ARTD 203 Typography
COMM 350 Persuasive Messages & Campaigns
COMM 351 Graphic Design I
COMM 352 Graphic Design II
COMM 360 Advertising & Marketing
COMM 370 Multimedia Message Design
COMM 410 Multimedia Message Production
COMM 480 Thesis/Capstone project
Sub-total:

Choose at least four elective credits:

Total Credits:

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Minor in Visual Communication (20 cr)

Complete the prerequisite to the minor:
COMM 205 Digital Design Tools I


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Required courses:
ARTD 102 2D & 3D Foundations
ARTD 203 Typography
COMM 206 Digital Design Tools II
COMM 351 Graphic Design I
COMM 352 Graphic Design II
At least 8 additional credits from the following:
COMM 350 Persuasive Messages & Campaigns
COMM 360 Advertising & Marketing
COMM 370 Multimedia Message Design
COMM 410 Multimedia Message Production
RELI 450 Faith & Visual Culture

 
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