Illustration Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to use artistic techniques to develop and execute interpretations of the concepts of authors and designers to specifications. Includes instruction in book illustration, fashion illustration, map illustration, rendering, exhibit preparation, textual layout, cartooning, and the use of various artistic techniques as requested by clients.

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Illustration Career

What Courses Do Illustration Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Illustration 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.

  • Advertising
  • Art
  • Design
  • Drawing
  • Illustration
  • Painting
  • Photography

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