Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
This course develops a hands-on understanding of how visual elements and text are created and manipulated in current graphic design software programs used in the graphics design field. In addition, it explores techniques of basic graphic design preparation on the computer. Problems are give in various software applications, and graphic design problems are presented as technical examples of production.
Minimum Student Competencies Upon completion of ART 2122 Computer Graphics, the student will:
Demonstrate fundamental management of the professional standard software.
Determine which software application best suits the unique properties of any given design problem.
Explore the importance of design principles as related to page layout, logo design and packaging.
Classify file types, color modes and resolution, as well as their uses and application.