Graphic/Information Design, BA

This program is offered by the Art & Design Department

Program Description

The Bachelor of Art Degree in Graphic/Information Design promotes professional studies in the areas of Graphic Design, Branding & Identity, UI/UX Design, Multimedia Design, 3-D Digital Imaging, Motion Graphics, and Animation.

The program requires course work in Graphic/Information Design, Fine Art, Marketing, and Communication. In addition, students are required to complete 18 credits of Major Related course work (with approval of advisor) or the completion of a standard Minor.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply Design Theory - Demonstrate understanding of design principles by applying design theory and process from an artistic perspective
  2. Think Critically/Use of Design Vocabulary - Apply critical thinking to create, organize, and evaluate a graphic/information design portfolio and be able to use design vocabulary appropriately and accurately
  3. UI/UX/Web Design/Social Media - Apply creative problem solving and technical skills in the creation of effective design solutions for social media and website design
  4. Design Print Media - Apply creative problem solving and technical skills in the creation of effective design solutions for print
  5. Design Motion Graphics/Multimedia/3D - Apply creative problem solving and technical skills in the creation of effective design solutions for motion, 3D and multi-media project work