Certificate in Digital and Web Design

The Digital and Web Design certificate is designed to introduce and develop the basic skills necessary for success as an entry level graphic, digital or web designer. Fundamental to the core of a strong design sensibility, the computer is an essential tool for design success and a complement to composition, design principles, layout, and typography. This certificate is intended to lead to employment in various professions within the computer graphics and digital web design industry. 

Required courses:
ART 111Beginning Drawing3
ART 120Two-Dimensional Design3
ART 150Computer Art Basics3
ART 153Digital Media Productions I3
ART 158Commercial Graphic Design3
ART 162Computer Graphics I3
ART 167Web Design I3
ART 168Animation I3
ART 189Art Portfolio and Resume Production3
PHTO 101Basic Photography3
Total Units30

Certificate of Achievement Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Digital and Web Design Certificate of Achievement will:

  1. Develop design sensibility.
  2. Become adept in the use of appropriate computer graphics software.
  3. Gain a greater understanding of the industry expectations for an entry level designer.
  4. Prepare for university level courses.
  5. Build a professional level portfolio.