Mar 01, 2024  
2016-2017 SLCC General Catalog 

Visual Art & Design - Graphic Design AAS: Full-time

Plan of Study 2016-2017

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Associate of Applied Science degree in 2 years. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s Accuplacer/ACT/SAT scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester (18 credits)   Spring Semester (18 credits)
ART 1110 Foundation I Drawing       4 cr ART 1210 Math for Visual Arts (QS)     3 cr
ART 1120 Design   3 cr ART 1230 Typography & Layout   3 cr
ART 1135 Printing Fundamentals   3 cr ART 1280 Photoshop Software   3 cr
ART 1150 Art Foundation Seminar (HR)   2 cr ART 2010 History of Graphic Design   3 cr
ART 1200 InDesign Software   3 cr ART 2412 Illustrator Software   3 cr
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing (EN)   3 cr Life Sciences (LS)   3 cr
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Second Year

Fall Semester (15-16 credits)   Spring Semester (18 credits)
ART 1260 Figure Drawing   3 cr ART 2110 Foundation II   4 cr
ART 2220 Advanced Design   3 cr ART 2070 Portfolio Development   3 cr
ART 2230 Advanced Typography & Layout   3 cr ART 2240 Package Design   3 cr
ART 2440 Web Site Design   3 cr ART 2280 Advertising Workshop   3 cr
ART 1310 Photography I  or   Communication (CM)   3 cr
    ART 2120 eDesign & Publishing   3-4 cr Elective   2 cr
► Progress Check: Apply for Graduation