Visual Imaging/Graphic Communications

VISUAL IMAGING I/GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS I-CLHS

Meets VPAA One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
Meets Math Related One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
 

This course covers skills required for success in the Visual Imaging and Graphic Arts, part of the Arts and Communications Pathway.  The main areas of focus are prepress functions or graphic design, lithography, and screen-printing.  Students will learn the theory behind all the different printing processes, as well as experience hands on projects applying the theories.  Further emphasis will also be placed on graphic design principles through the application of Adobe Creative Suite 4, which includes; InDesign CS4, Photoshop CS4, and Illustrator CS4.

VISUAL IMAGING II/GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS II - CLHS

Meets VPAA One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
Meets Math Related One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
 

This course continues the development of skills covered in Visual Imaging I.  The areas of focus are advanced prepress functions or graphic design, multi-color lithography, and multi-color screen-printing.  Further emphasis will be placed on graphic design principles and through the application of Adobe Creative Suite 4.  Importance will be placed on how a student’s skills could be used in the real world work place, through the study of job flow management.  Students will master printing and finishing of their projects.

Prerequisite:  Successful completion of Visual Imaging/Graphic Communications I with a “C” average or better.

Courses Offered:

 

VISUAL IMAGING I/GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS I-CLHS

Meets VPAA One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
Meets Math Related One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
 

VISUAL IMAGING II/GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS II - CLHS

Meets VPAA One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
Meets Math Related One (1) Credit Graduation Requirement
 

Prerequisite:  Successful completion of Visual Imaging/Graphic Communications I with a “C” average or better.