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Course of Study

The credit counts and Course of Study programs here apply to students entering in 2014. Those who matriculated prior to 2014 are subject to the requirements agreed to upon entering.

 

TERM 1

Critical Practice 1
3
Writing Studio
or
Writing Studio: Intensive
3
Communication Design 1: Primer
3
Type 1: Letterforms
3
Digital Basics: Lynda.com
1
Design 1
3
Narrative Sketching
3

TERM 2

Art of Research
or
Art of Research
3
Motion Design 1
3
Communication Design 2: Information & Context
3
Typography 2: Structure
3
Design 2: Structure & Color
3
Narrative Imaging
3

TERM 3

Intro to Modernism
3
Package Design 1: Design Principles
3
Communication Design 3: Narrative & Scale
3
Type 3: Context
3
Visual Interaction Design 1: Generative Design
3

TERM 4

Graphic Design History 1
3
Package Design 2: Branding Systems
3
Communication Design 4: Identity Systems
3
Type 4: Editorial Print
or
Type 4: Editorial Print for iPad
3
4th Term Review
0
Visual Interaction Design 2: Web
or
Motion Design 2
3

TERM 5

Graphic Design History 2
3
Communication Design 5: Transmedia
3
Information Design
3
Visual Interaction Design 3: Advanced Interaction
or
Advanced 3D Motion Graphics
or
Package Design 3: Interactive Systems
3
Type 5: Transmedia
or
Type 5: Motion
3

TERM 6

Mediatecture
3
Stuido Elective
3
Transdisciplinary Studio
3

TERM 7

Business 101
3
7th Term Review
0
Advanced Transmedia Studio 7
or
Advanced Print Stuido 7
or
Sequential Design 3
or
Advanced Package Studio 7
or
Advanced VxD Studio 7
3
Stuido Elective
3

TERM 8

Portfolio & Career Preparation
3
Advanced Transmedia Studio 8
or
Advanced Print Studio 8
or
Advanced Motion Studio 8
or
Advanced VxD Studio 8
3
Stuido Elective
3

HUMANITIES & SCIENCES

Humanities
9
Social Sciences
3
Science & Technology
6
Business & Professional Practices
6

TOTAL REQUIRED

Total Required Units
Additional Elective Units
Total Units Needed to Graduate
108 
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132

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