GDES 106 Graphic Design 1
This course is an introduction to the field of graphic design, exploring the creation and function of design as a tool of communication. Emphasis will be placed on understanding principles of visual organization and vocabulary of design, as well as the design development process, including composition, research, concept development, execution and presentation of work. This course is also an introduction to the tools of design, including typography, color and composition in both hand and digital formats. Studio. 3 units. Prerequisites: None.