DIVISION OF ARTS + MEDIA + Journalism
VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS DESIGN
Interactive Web Design: ATA Degree Guide

The following is a recommended schedule for students entering Fall quarter. It is essential to work with a program advisor to discuss options and course selection.

Academic Courses
 

Diversity Course (5 credits, Choose one)
ENGL& 98D, CMST 204D  ART 124D, ANTH 116D, ART 228D, GS 105D, GS 101D, or MUSC 110D

Basic Communication Skills  (10 credits)
ENGL 098, 098D, &101 or &101D (Choose one) 
CMST &230 or &210 or 204D (Choose one) 

Basic Quantitative Skills (5 credits) 
BUS 130, MATH& 107 or above 

Human Relations (3-5 credits)
CMST& 230 or 210, BUS 200, HDEV 155

First Year

Fall

(5) ART 110 - Design I: Two Dimensional
(5) GRAPH 110 - Graphic Design and Color
(5) Any Academic Course (Choose from above list)

Winter

(5) GRAPH 113 - Graphic Design and Typography
(5) GRAPH 118 - Design Process
(5) GRAPH 120 - History of Graphic Design (also available spring and summer)

Spring

(5) GRAPH 115 - Infographic Design
(5) PHOTO 110 - Photography I, Basic Elements (also available summer)
(2) GRAPH 195 - Foundation Portfolio Review
(5) Any Academic Course (Choose from above list)

Summer
(optional)
 

(5) Any Academic Course (Choose from above list)
(5) Any first year courses required but not taken.

Second Year

Fall

(5) GRAPH 130 - Beginning Web Pages
(5) GRAPH 231 - Advanced Typography
(5) GRAPH 240 - Graphic Design for the Web

Winter

(5) GRAPH 242 - Content Management Systems
(5) GRAPH 271 - Design for Dynamic Media
(2) GRAPH 292 - Business Practice for Graphic Designers
(2) GRAPH 299 - Special Projects: Open Research

Spring

(5) GRAPH 298 - Degree Project
(5) ART 295 - Portfolio Development

Small Group / Independent Study (choose one, 2-5 credits)
• GRAPH 250 - Internship
• GRAPH 252 - Booklab
• ART 297 - Gallery Experience and Exhibition Design

Summer
(optional)

(5) Any Academic Course (Choose from above list)
(2-5) Any first or second year courses required but not taken.