Digital Graphic Design

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  • Program Designation: Minor

    Program Contact: Anna Lemnitzer

    Academic Division: Communication and the Arts

    Program Description:

    The Digital Graphic Design Minor incorporates a range of knowledge needed to communicate visually in the ever growing digital world.  Focus on problem solving through conceptual, creative and technical skill building is emphasized via the use of digital media. Students will gain exposure to design foundation and fundamental concepts, vocabulary, and methods of discipline.

    Minor Requirements

    The Digital Graphic Design minor incorporates a range of practical knowledge involving problem solving; creative and aesthetical thinking; visualization skills; digital imaging; and information design. The total credit hours of this minor is 18 credits. The Digital Graphic Design minor program covers the aesthetic, historical, theoretical, and practical components of graphic design. A minor in digital graphic design is earned by completing the following courses:

    Total credits required for the minor: 18

    Please be advised

    Please be advised that some programs or courses of study require that students complete rotations, fieldwork, internships/externships and/or teaching assignments at facilities external to the university, while other programs or courses of study may offer voluntary internships or externships at facilities external to the university. Depending on the program or course, such facilities will or may require a criminal background check, an act 33/34 clearance (if applicable), and perhaps a drug screen to determine participant qualification or eligibility. Additionally, in order to become licensed, many states will inquire as to whether the applicant has been convicted of a misdemeanor, a felony, or a felonious or illegal act associated with alcohol and/or substance abuse.