Career & Technical Education > Graphic Communications

General Information


I. Catalog Course Description

Introduces processes involved in the creation and reproduction of graphic design for print and digital media. Covers graphic communications history, design theory, software applications, production processes, printing processes, and job opportunities. Presents a hands-on overview of a variety of graphic design software.


II: Course Objectives

The information in the parentheses after a course objective refers to either the specific general education (GE) learning outcome or the Institutional Student Learning Outcome (ISLO) that the objective meets. Objectives without this information are not linked to either general education or institutional student learning outcomes.

Upon successful course completion, the student will have demonstrated they can:

  • Identify terminology, concepts, principles, and practices from the range of topics important to graphic design (ISLO1) (GE1)
  • Implement design principles, build projects, and operate design software (ISLO7)
  • Integrate knowledge and skills to analyze and evaluate designs (ISLO6) (GE6)

Scheduled GRC-103 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no GRC-103 classes scheduled for this term.