Credit Programs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Associate in Science

Graphic Design: Multimedia Option (EB70)

The Graphic Design Degree- Multimedia Option (formerly Computer Graphics Option) focuses on the multimedia area of the Graphic Design Industry. This includes exploring fundamentals in web design, animation, and digital video.


  • Attain mastery of the basic conventions of drawing and design.
  • Become competent in the specific skills that are required in today's graphic design industry.
  • Demonstrate the skills necessary for visual thinking and productive problem-solving.
  • Become familiar with the computer graphics software products that have become industry standards.
  • Acquire the fundamental skills that are essential for the multimedia trends in the graphic design industry.

Suggested Sequence of Courses:
Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Freshman Year Sophomore Year Total Credits:

1 MAT* E075, MAT* E095 not acceptable.

2 Choose from: ART* E101, ART* E102, ART* E112, ART* E155, ART* E157, ART* E244, ART* E253, ART* E280

3 Cannot be an ART/GRA course.

NOTE: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

NOTE: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

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