Digital Design-Option

Liberal Arts, Associate in Arts

The Digital Design option emphasizes the exploration of the concepts and techniques related to graphic design, Web design and fine arts skills with special attention placed upon the development of a portfolio. It prepares the student for transfer to a four-year institution or art school. This option can lead to a baccalaureate in computer design or the digital arts. Careers in graphic design, advertising and various related computer art fields can be pursued with this study.

For more information contact the department chairperson, Richard Benner at (609) 343-4976 or e-mail rbenner@atlantic.edu.

Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
When a General Education course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.
ENGL101-Composition I
3
ENGL102-Composition II
3
Choose COMM110 or COMM120
3
MATH122-College Algebra or higher General Education Mathematics course
4
General Education Science course
4
General Education Mathematics or Science course
4
PSYC101-General Psychology
3
SOCL101-Principles of Sociology
3
Choose ARTS103, ARTS108, ARTS109, ARTS115, DANC170, MUSC100 or THEA110
3
General Education Humanities course
3
Choose ENGL104, ENGL201, ENGL205, ENGL206, ENGL213 or ENGL214
3
Choose two: HIST101, HIST102, HIST103 or HIST104
6
Choose ANTH103, ENGL201, GEOG102, GEOG110, PHIL105, PHIL106, PHIL/RELG111 or RELG110
3
TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS
45
PROGRAM COURSES
ARTS100-Color and 2-D Design (offered only in spring)
3
ARTS116-Graphic Design
3
ARTS135-Art with Computers
3
ARTS165-Web Graphics and Animation
3
CISM163-Web Page Design
3
Choose a 200-level ARTS course
3
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
18
Liberal Arts Elective - ARTS110 recommended
3

Computer Literacy: 0-3 Credits

Is fulfilled with CISM125, testing or reviewed departmental portfolio.

 
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE
66
DSGN - EFFECTIVE Fall 2009