The purpose of the Graphic Communications Certificate of Achievement is to provide basic knowledge and skills necessary to enter the graphic communications field.
Students completing the Certificate of Achievement in Graphic Communications are expected to demonstrate that they:
- Have a working knowledge appropriate to graphic communications.
- Meet the WNC requirements for general education for the Certificate of Achievement.
- Can successfully represent themselves to a potential employer.
A minimum of 30 total credits chosen from the following categories:
Program Requirements21 Units (Credits)
|ART 100||Visual Foundations||3|
|GRC 103||Introduction to Computer Graphics||3|
|GRC 109||Color and Design||3|
|GRC 144||Electronic Layout and Typography||3|
|GRC 156||Design with Illustrator||3|
|GRC 175||Web Design I||3|
|GRC 183||Design with Photoshop||3|
General Education Requirements9 Units (Credits)
writing course required
|Human Relations Requirement:|
PSY or SOC recommended
Suggested Course Sequence
Program Requirements: 30 Credits. Please see a counselor or academic advisor for more information.
First Semester: 15 Credits
|General Education Courses||3|
Second Semester: 15 Credits
|General Education Courses||6|