ARTD:251 Computer Applications in Graphic Design.
This introductory course focuses on the use of the computer and specific software applications as they relate to the study of graphic design. Students gain in-depth experience with pertinent graphic design software applications, as well as the basics of hardware usage, color printing, and scanning. Emphasis is placed on hands-on experience and presentation of digital output. This is an excellent course for nonmajors interested in graphic design and a prerequisite for all other graphic design courses. 4 SH.