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Graphic Design 3 & 4

Pathway: Arts, A/V Technology, & Communication
Grades: 11, 12
Credit: 2

Graphic Design II students learn advanced skills and techniques in all areas of the creative process: communication arts; production; post production; print, and web medias, development; visual problem solving; critical thinking; artistic fundamentals; team building, and "real world" employability skills. Students will further expand their knowledge of
speaking a global, visual language and developing awareness of the power of symbols, meanings, images and words. Course work and projects are developed to give each student skills sets needed to become a competent, efficient designer who uses the technology as well as the psychology and marketing aspects of industry. Projects are designed to increase student's artistic abilities, give a variety perspectives for visual problem solving, expand critical and creative thinking skills, and develop skills in working within a team in a studio setting. Graphic Design II students may also
complete a job shadow or internship with professional graphic designers.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Graphic Design I and instructor recommendation are required.

Supplies required:

  • Sketch book or journal
  • 16GB or larger flash drive
  • Portfolio
  • 3-ring binder/ and 1 ream (500 sheets) copy paper
  • Refillable or disposable artist inking pen

Course fee: $40.00

To be eligible for concurrent enrollment credit a student must maintain a grade of C or higher in the high school course.


  • Advertising/Marketing
  • Animator/Illustrator Artist
  • CD/Book Jacket Designer
  • Packaging Designer
  • Art Director

Instructor: Brooke McKaig