ART 110 Fundamentals of Design I

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Introduces the elements and principles of two-dimensional design, providing an essential foundation for anyone working in visual media. This course familiarizes students with the theory and process of solving visual problems. Basic material, technical, and presentation skills are developed using traditional and digital tools. Art history and visual culture references are incorporated into lectures and projects. Students will practice using design research and creative thinking to generate ideas. Emphasis is placed on planning, executing, and presenting individual solutions. Students will discuss their work and the work of their classmates during faculty-led critiques. This course includes studio and lecture. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.

Prerequisite(s): None

SEE Certified: FA