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4-Year Plan
 

GRAPHIC DESIGN 2016-2017 4-YEAR PLAN*
At least 36 credit hours must be at the 300-400 level
 

YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 1 (FRESHMAN)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed ENGL 100 Foundations of Academic Reading and Writing 4
Gen Ed UNIV 100 Essentials of Learning 2
Gen Ed MATH 100 College Algebra 3
Major Core GDES 102 Introduction to Visual Communication 3
Major Core GDES 110 Digital Foundations 3
         
YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 2 (FRESHMAN)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed ENGL 101 Approaches to Critical Reading and Writing 3
Gen Ed ARAB [A]   3
Gen Ed [H] ART 101 Art History I 3
Gen Ed [H] ART 121 Drawing I 3
Major Core ART 115 Color tdeory 3
         
YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 3 (SOPHOMORE)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed ENGL 102 Writing and Information Literacy 3
Gen Ed UNIV 110 University, Community and Citizenship 3
Gen Ed SOCSI [S]   3
Major Core GDES 220 Graphic Design I 3
Major Core GDES 221 Typography I 3
         
YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 4 (SOPHOMORE)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed SCI [P]   3
Gen Ed ARAB [K]   3
Major Core ART 102 Art History II 3
Major Core ART 122 3D Design 3
Major Core GDES 242 Digital Imaging I 3
         
YEAR 3 - SEMESTER 5 (JUNIOR)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed CSIS [T]   3
Major Core GDES 320 Graphic Design II 3
Major Core GDES 321 Typography II 3
Major Elective GDES     3
Related Req. ART/ COMM/ PHIL 100/ GDES 315     3
         
YEAR 3 - SEMESTER 6 (JUNIOR)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed SCI [P]   4
Major Core GDES 330 Print Production 3
Major Core GDES 421 Typography III 3
Major Elective GDES     3
Related Req. ART/ COMM/ PHIL 100/ GDES 315     3
         
YEAR 4 - SEMESTER 7 (SENIOR)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed SOCSI [S]   3
Major Core GDES 404 Professional Practice 3
Major Core GDES 420 Graphic Design III 3
Major Core GDES 470 Internship 3
Free Elective       3
         
YEAR 4 - SEMESTER 8 (SENIOR)
  Prefix Number Title Credits
Gen Ed SOCSC [S]   3
Major Core GDES 490 Capstone 3
Related Req. ART/ COMM/ PHIL 100/ GDES 315     9
Free Elective       3

* Your progress through the plan will vary depending on your English and Mathematics placement, as well as other factors.  

 

 
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