BFA Digital Media – Graphic Design Area

4-Year Plan – Catalog Year 2019-2020

Semester 1

COURSES CREDITS
ART110 Drawing 1 3
ART130 2D Design 3
ARH252 Survey of Art 1 3
EN101 English Composition (A&S Core) 3
MATH110 or higher (A&S Core) 3
Total 15

Semester 2

COURSES CREDITS
ART131 3D Design 3
ART210 Drawing 2 3
ARH253 Survey of Art 2 3
EN102 English Composition (A&S Core) 3
Natural Science (A&S Core) 4
Total 16

Semester 3

COURSES CREDITS
ART214 Introduction to Graphic Design 3
ART Secondary Foundation 3
ARH300 level 3
Natural Science (A&S Core) 4
Foreign Language/Computer Science (A&S Core) 4/3
Total 17/16

Semester 4

COURSES CREDITS
ART 314 Typography 3
ART 315 Digital Layout & Production 3
ARH 300/400 level 3
Foreign Language/Computer Science (A&S Core) 4/3
Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts (A&S Core) 3
Total 16/15

Semester 5

COURSES CREDITS
ART 335 Publication Design 3
ART Secondary Foundation 3
ARH 300/400 level 3
Literature/Humanities/Fine Arts (A&S Core) 3
History/Social Behavioral Sciences (A&S Core) 3
Total 15

Semester 6

COURSES CREDITS
ART 334 Branding & Identity Systems 3
ART Graphic Design Elective 3
ART Secondary Concentration 3
ARH 300/400 level  (Writing Course) 3
History/Social Behavioral Sciences (A&S Core) 3
Total 15

Semester 7

COURSES CREDITS
ART 414 Graphic Design Portfolio 3
ART Secondary Concentration 6
ART 498 Studio Capstone (Writing Course) 3
History/Social Behavioral Sciences (A&S Core) 3
Total 15

Semester 8 

COURSES CREDITS
ART 499 Senior Thesis 6
ART Secondary Concentration 3
ART/ARH Elective 3
History/Social Behavioral Sciences (A&S Core) 3
Total 15

TOTAL                                                                                        124/122 credits

Graphic Design Electives

ART 415 Graphic Design Internship
ART 433 Package Design
ART 434 Illustration
ART 435 Web Design