Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 270 - Computer Graphics I


This course introduces the essential elements required to proficiently create raster and vector graphics using computer software. The student learns to apply compositional, stylistic, and conceptual solutions to computer graphics, and masters at least two software applications. Students study professional work in the graphics fields in order to explore various aesthetic choices and techniques. ART 270 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in The Arts. Prerequisites: ART 109; ENGL 099 or prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103) and MATH 090 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Fall semester.