Graphic Design Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to apply artistic and computer techniques to the interpretation of technical and commercial concepts. Includes instruction in computer-assisted art and design, printmaking, concepts sketching, technical drawing, color theory, imaging, studio technique, still and life modeling, multimedia applications, communication skills and commercial art business operations.

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Graphic Design Major

What Courses Do Graphic Design Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Graphic Design majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • 3D Graphics
  • Animation
  • Art
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Web Design