BA in Digital Art and Design

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of printing software and technology.
  • Critically evaluate examples of illustration.
  • Develop and realize concepts/goals in the development of commercial imagery.
  • Develop innovative system approaches including packaging, games and branding for the market.
  • Demonstrate interpretive and analytical skills in assessing creative advertising strategies, abstracted and emotive approaches in figure drawing.
  • Demonstrate competency in analyzing and understanding twentieth and twenty-first century graphic design history.

Learning Environment

Digital Art and Design

Curriculum

First Year
FALL
ART A105 - Beginning Drawing
ART A111 - Two Dimensional Design
ART A113 - Three Dimensional Design
ENGL A111 - Methods of Written Communication
MATH - Quantitative Skills
SPRING
ART A205 - Intermediate Drawing
ART - Beginning 3D Studio
ENGL - 200 Level Written Communications
COMM - Oral Communications
GER - Natural Sciences with Lab 
Second Year
FALL
ART A261 - History of World Art I
ART A252 - Beginning Graphic Design and Illustration
ART A257 - Digital Art & Design
ART A203 - Introduction to Art Education
GER/CAS - HIST A101
SPRING
ART A262 - History of World Art II
ART A353 - Illustration I
GER/CAS - HIST A102
GER/CAS - American Culture
Elective - Non-Art
Third Year
FALL
ART - Secondary Emphasis/U.D. Studio
PHIL A401 - Aesthetics
Major Elective - U.D. Non-Art
Major Elective - Art/Non-Art U.D. Elective
GER/CAS - ANTH A250
SPRING
ART - A357 or A453
Major Elective - U.D. Non-Art
Major Elective - Art/Non-Art U.D. Elective
GER/CAS - Natural Sciences
GER/CAS - Introduction to Literature
Fourth Year
FALL
ART - U.D. Art History
ART - Secondary Emphasis/U.D. Studio
ART A491 - Senior Seminar
GER/CAS - Fine Arts
GER/CAS - Ways of Knowing
SPRING
ART - U.D. Art History
ART - A357 or A453 
GER/CAS - Social Behavior
Elective - U.D/Non-U.D. Non-Art
Elective - Non-Art
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