Full year—one credit each semester (May NOT be repeated for credit.)
Open to: 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: Completion of two semesters of Art I or Advanced Art with a grade of C or higher.
Description: First semester includes an introduction to the materials and processes used in graphic design. Projects will involve lettering styles, layout design, illustration and package design. Also included are career information and an introduction to computer graphics using Adobe Creative Suite™. Second semester continues with advanced problems in graphic design, including projects involving T-shirt and poster design, product packaging and promotion. Students will work with Photoshop™, InDesign™ and Illustrator™