Graphic Design, One Year General Certificate

Curriculum Code #4104

Effective May 2018

Division of Arts and Humanities

One-Year Certification in Graphic Design from the Department of Visual Arts represents the successful completion of select courses in art, design and digital art that prepares individuals to design, develop and implement visual solutions for a variety of contexts, including print and digital media  Successful completion of this certificate prepares the student for employment in graphic design, or for further study in art, design, or web development.  Certification is well suited for the individuals with professional experience seeking to add to their skill set.  Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership. National Association of Schools of Art and Design plan approval 2016.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester IHours
ARTS 161 DRAWING I 3
ARTS 165 TWO-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN 3
ARTS 271 DIGITAL IMAGING 1 3
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 3 1
 Hours13
Semester II
ARTS 261 GRAPHIC DESIGN I 2 3
ARTS 277G TYPOGRAPHY 2 3
ARTS 280 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING FOR ARTISTS 2 3
BADM 155
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
or PERSONAL FINANCE
3
HUMS 151G INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES 3
 Hours15
Semester III
ARTS 262 GRAPHIC DESIGN II 2 3
ARTS 274 WEB DESIGN I 2 3
 Hours6
 Total Hours34

Program Contact(s):

Dennis Ryan
440-366-7100
dryan@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising Team.

More program information can be found on our website.