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Communications Design Web Page Design Basic Certificate

Communications Design: Web Page Design

Basic Certificate (BC)

View the Semester Map for Communications Design Associate in Applied Science

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

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Credit Hours (CH)

15

Program/Plan Number

0193

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes

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Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

15  CH
Communication Design
COM DSGN 101
Introduction to Communication Design 3
Introduction to the communication design industry through the application of industry-standard software and essential skills, concepts, and design techniques. Digital image editing, illustration, page layout and the processes in each will be discussed. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
COM DSGN 102
Website Design I 3
Basic procedures in preparing website design and production; includes web code techniques, color theory, typography and composing style sheets and photo layout. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
COM DSGN 150
Graphic Design I 3
An introductory course on the foundations, principles and elements of graphic design. Students will utilize industry-standard professional graphics software to explore various concepts in visual communication for both print and electronic media. Industry terminology and practices will be presented with an emphasis on problem-solving and the design process. Students will apply the theories of graphic design to produce various deliverables such as corporate identity, advertising and brochures. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Communication Design 101 and Art 144 or consent of the Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King
COM DSGN 202
Website Design II 3
Focus on website design and production; Includes web code techniques, color theory, typography and composing style sheets and photo layout. Explores animation on the web using current web publishing software applications. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or higher in Communication Design 102 or consent of Department Chairperson
Offered at: Kennedy-King
COM DSGN 224
Digital Typography 3
This course is designed to familiarize the student with the computer hardware and software application used in the visual communication industry. Emphasis on the study of typography font design, specification, effects and copy fitting. Also, a study of the historical developments of typography from ancient to modern times will be studied. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course. Allowed Repeatable Course: Not more than an accumulated six credit hours will be counted towards graduation.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Communication Design 101 and Art 144 or consent of the Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

 CH

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

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Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

Career Pathways

Human Sciences (Liberal Arts)

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