Mar 23, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

ART 175 - Computer Graphics II


Course Description: A continuation of the procedures studied in Introduction to Computer Graphics I, with concentration on learning the more advanced operations on the software programs, Adobe InDesign and Illustrator, enabling the student to create more complex documents, graphics and image constructions. Students will need to plan extensive independent lab time to work on and produce required assignments. (Mac OS based)
Prerequisite(s): Completion of ART 151, ART 153, and ART 161.
General Education Elective(s): Humanities
Note(s): Graphic Design majors must receive a C or better in this course to progress in the program.

Course Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate fundamental understanding of multi-page document design (anatomy, typesetting, grid structure, gestalt)
  • Analyze issues of text type, typographic structure, hierarchy, and type systems
  • Analyze issues related to typography for print and screen environments 
  • Create projects  sensitive to type at macro (layout) and micro (character and paragraph) level


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