MART 372 Digital Illustration

Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture/32-36 by arrangement lab hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: This course teaches the fundamentals of digital illustration with Adobe Illustrator, through a mixture of hands on exercises, lecture, and demonstration. Topics include design, layout, typography, and color principles, vector graphics versus raster graphics and project preparation for print. By the end of the class the student finishes at least five different kinds of projects ranging from promotional posters and business cards, to bottle labels and restaurant menus. Transfer: CSU.