Print Design Requirements

 Required Theory and Production (33 credits) 
    CGD 1212    Intro to Graphic Design
    CGD 1313    Creative Imagery with Photoshop
    CGD 1314    Illustrator Graphics and Design
    CGD 2020    History of Graphic Design
    CGD 2212    Typography 1
    CGD 2213    Visual Principles in Design
    CGD 2370    Print Layout
    CGD 3355    Package Design
    CGD 3363    Interactive Publishing
    CGD 4420    Thesis
    CGD 4500    Portfolio Preparation
 Concentration Electives (12 credits) 
 Choose from the Following: 
   CGD 1050    Creative Concept Drawing
   CGD 2170    Branding Design
   CGD 1552    The Digital Children's Book
   CGD 2214    Digital Prepress
   CGD 2215    Editorial Design and Illustration
   CGD 2216    Design for Social Responsibility
   CGD 2243    Prelude to Publishing
   CGD 3300    Illustration Special Topics
   CGD 3303    Web Design
   CGD 3315    Wordpress
   CGD 3351    Illustration Design
   CGD 3352    Typography II
   CGD 3358    Project Based Web Design
   CGD 3360    Freelance Practices
   CGD 3361    Mobile Web Design
   CGD 3362    Mobile App Design
   CGD 3370    Computer Illustration & Design
   CGD 3373    Email Blast Design and Implementation
   CGD 3374    Online Ad Design and Implementation
   CGD 3377    Web Design II
   CGD 3380    Social Media Marketing Design
   CGD 3385    Ecommerce Design
    NOTE:    Six credits in Internship experience may be used
   to fulfill Major Elective requirements.
   CGD 4422    Graphic Design Internship I
   CGD 4423    Graphic Design Internship II
   CGD 4900    Faculty/Student Research I
   CGD 4901    Faculty/Student Research II
 Required Cognates (6 credits) 
   ART 1201    Drawing I
   ART 2236
   ART 2233
   ANIM 1850
   ANIM 1750
   Introduction to Color or
   3-Dimensional Design or
   Computer Modeling or
   Motion Graphics with After Effects

Janet ONeil
Director of the Graphic Design Program
Tel: 973-443-8470

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