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Graphic design course catalog

2022-23 Academic Catalog Page

PAUL LANGE, Part-time Instructor of Art
B.A. Southern Illinois; M.A. Bradley

VICKIE R. PHIPPS, Associate Professor of Art and Graphic Design, Chair
B.F.A., Emory & Henry College; M.F.A., University of Tennessee

HENRY RODERICK, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Design
BA Augustana College, MFA, Maryland Institute College of Arts

MAJOR IN GRAPHIC DESIGN: 32 required credits in ART and GRD, including GRD-222, GRD-225, GRD-325, GRD-425 or GRD-INTR, 12 elective credits in ART or GRD, and 1 of the following courses: ARHI-161, ARHI-367, or GRD-392. A required senior exhibition via GRD-425, or a portfolio from a 4-credit (or more) internship fulfills a major's capstone experience.

*Students who complete a senior inquiry project in another major may substitute a four credit 300-400 level course in consultation with their adviser.

MINOR IN GRAPHIC DESIGN: 20 required credits in ART or GRD, including GRD-222 and GRD-225, 4 credits in a 300 level GRD class: GRD-325, GRD-328, GRD-374 & 375, or GRD-380, and 8 credits of electives in ART and/or GRD.

Grade Point Average Notation: All courses listed in the catalog as required courses for any major and/or minor, including those courses outside of the department or with a different subject coding, are considered part of the major and will count in the grade point average. Recommended supporting courses that are optional and not required may also count in the major depending on the program. For more information see your department chair or the degree requirements for Bachelor of Arts and information on Majors/Minors.

Design courses


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