Graphic Design Curriculum

Graphic Design

Associate of Applied Science

Credits Required for Graduation: 66.00

Spring 2015 Curriculum

The following list is not the official course list for this program. It is intended to give students an idea of what coursework will be required. For a full list, use the MyWestern Degree Requirements Search Page

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Catalog #CourseCredits
Graphic Design General Studies
10801195.05Written Communication3.000
10804123.09Math with Business Applications3.000
Graphic Design Technical Studies
10201104.10Publication Design 13.000
10201109.15Adobe Illustrator3.000
10201112.05Design Fundamentals3.000
10201118.14Drawing3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Graphic Design General Studies
10801198.14Speech3.000
10809196.08Introduction to Sociology3.000
Graphic Design Technical Studies
10201114.10Publication Design 23.000
10201122.05Designing with Type3.000
10201123.14Web Design 13.000
10201185.07Adobe Photoshop3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Graphic Design General Studies
10809166.07Introduction to Ethics: Theory and Application3.000
10809199.02Psychology of Human Relations3.000
Graphic Design Technical Studies
10201128.05Illustration Concepts3.000
10201132.14Web Design 23.000
10201136.05Graphic Design & Marketing3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Graphic Design General Studies
10809195.06Economics3.000
Graphic Design Technical Studies
10201145.07Graphic Design - Advertising3.000
10201149.13Graphic Design Portfolio3.000
10201156.05Comprehensive Design and Troubleshooting3.000
Approved Alternates
Catalog #CourseCredits
Graphic Design General Studies
10804106.13Introduction to College Mathematics3.000
10804107.12College Mathematics3.000
10809122.06Introduction to American Government3.000
10809128.12Marriage and Family3.000
10809198.07Introduction to Psychology3.000
20801201.09English 1 (200 Level Course)3.000
20809203.09Introduction to Sociology (200 Level Course)3.000
20809211.09Principles of Macroeconomics (200 Level Course)3.000
20809212.09Principles of Microeconomics (200 Level Course)3.000
20809231.09Introduction to Psychology (200 Level Course)3.000
20810201.09Fundamentals of Speech (200 Level Course)3.000