Fall 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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ARTNM 302    Digital Basics for Art New Media    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the digital environment for Art New Media. Topics include operating system(s), digital vocabulary, scanning, saving, and file formats. Distinctions between vector, bitmap, and page layout applications are made using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe InDesign.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th06:00PM-06:50PMLECJ.RochfordOff Campus Natomas N10313034Textbook
Th07:00PM-08:20PMLABJ.RochfordOff Campus Natomas N103

ARTNM 303    Graphic Design: Typography    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the art of visual communication and introduces the tools and concepts of visual thinking. It emphasizes the potential of typography as an effective communications tool. Additionally, it also covers historical overviews, portfolio development, and client presentations, paired with the terminology and visual language of design through the creation and evaluation of individual projects.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M05:15PM-06:05PMLECC.MartinezOff Campus Natomas N20112721Textbook
W05:15PM-06:05PMLECC.MartinezOff Campus Natomas N20212721Textbook
M06:15PM-07:35PMLABC.MartinezOff Campus Natomas N201
W06:15PM-07:35PMLABC.MartinezOff Campus Natomas N202

ARTNM 305    History of Graphic Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the history of visual communications as developed by ancient cultures through the present with an emphasis on commercial design, illustration, typographic development, and technological invention. It includes modern graphic design movements of the 20th century through the expansive media innovations of today. This course focuses primarily on analysis of design from a wide range of sources and cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M06:00PM-09:15PMLECS.MehalloOff Campus Natomas N20313036Textbook

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 19, 2018