Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 117 - Design I for Electronic Media

Introduces the basic visual vocabulary of two-dimensional design and provides a variety of experiences addressing the creative application of design concepts on the computer. Projects, lectures, and critiques address the development of visual and aesthetic judgment. Critiques and discussions also provide the opportunity to analyze and verbally communicate the visual experience and principles of design, composition, color systems, and the basics of using type. Prerequisites: MATH 090 and RDNG 099 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Fall and spring semesters.