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Course Content and Outcome Guide for GD 260

Course Number:
GD 260
Course Title:
Digital Imaging 2
Credit Hours:
3
Lecture Hours:
0
Lecture/Lab Hours:
60
Lab Hours:
0
Special Fee:
$18.00

Course Description

Introduces advanced techniques of raster graphic production. Emphasizes practices used by graphic designers to create layouts and components for interactive content. Covers methods and procedures that are tailored for output to displays of digital devices. Required: Second year standing in the Graphic Design program. Prerequisite GD 124.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion students should be able to:

  • Apply appropriate color modes and file formats for professional digital output 
  • Develop screen ready graphics and typography to align with industry standards 
  • Design layouts conforming to common user experience practices 
  • Organize digital files to align with professional workflow methods

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)