Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Graphic Design - Fall2021

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Table Of Contents

GPHD 5 - Intro To Graphic Design (3 Units)

Introduction to the field of Graphic Design. Subjects include career possibilities, current trends, issues and practices in the industry. The basic theory, techniques and practices involved in solving a visual communication problem will also be introduced.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 5 Section 01 80721 1 Lecture 150/2 MW WEBONLINE 0730AM-0845AM Weast,Jonathan L ARTS (C1),FL

GPHD 20 - History Of Graphic Design (3 Units)

Overview of the history of graphic design. Emphasis on symbol, type, and image development, from early pictographs to modern communication design.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 20 Section 01 81395 1 Lecture 150/1 MW WEBONLINE 0430PM-0530PM Amaral,Steve J ARTS (C1),FL

GPHD 25 - Visual Basics (3 Units)

Provides a basic understanding of how visual structures are created and interpreted. Students study the main components of visual structures, become familiar with basic laws of color, and learn the basics of the gestalt principles of visual organization.

Prerequisite: ART 20A or Pre - Interior Design Major.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 25 Section 01 81020 1 Discussion 20/1 M MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Hughes,Barbara K
02 book for GPHD 25 Section 02 81021 1 Laboratory 20/1 W MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Hughes,Barbara K
03 book for GPHD 25 Section 03 81022 1 Discussion 20/1 M MRP1003 0600PM-0750PM Rubin,Morissa R
04 book for GPHD 25 Section 04 81023 1 Laboratory 20/1 W MRP1003 0600PM-0750PM Rubin,Morissa R
05 book for GPHD 25 Section 05 81024 1 Discussion 20/0 T WEBONLINE 0800AM-0950AM Amaral,Steve J FL
06 book for GPHD 25 Section 06 81025 1 Laboratory 20/0 R WEBONLINE 0800AM-0950AM Amaral,Steve J FL
07 book for GPHD 25 Section 07 81026 1 Discussion 20/0 T WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Hughes,Barbara K FL
08 book for GPHD 25 Section 08 81027 1 Laboratory 20/0 R WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Hughes,Barbara K FL
09 book for GPHD 25 Section 09 81298 1 Discussion 20/2 T WEBONLINE 0400PM-0550PM Jackson,Angela
10 book for GPHD 25 Section 10 81299 1 Laboratory 20/2 R WEBONLINE 0400PM-0550PM Jackson,Angela
11 book for GPHD 25 Section 11 81725 1 Discussion 20/0 T MRP1003 0600PM-0750PM Jackson,Angela
12 book for GPHD 25 Section 12 81726 1 Laboratory 20/0 R MRP1003 0600PM-0750PM Jackson,Angela
13 book for GPHD 25 Section 13 87618 1 Discussion 20/1 M WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Hughes,Barbara K FL
14 book for GPHD 25 Section 14 87619 1 Laboratory 20/1 W WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Hughes,Barbara K FL
15 book for GPHD 25 Section 15 87620 1 Discussion 20/0 M WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Herrera,Dan FL
16 book for GPHD 25 Section 16 87621 1 Laboratory 20/0 W WEBONLINE 1000AM-1150AM Herrera,Dan FL
17 book for GPHD 25 Section 17 87633 1 Discussion 20/5 M WEBONLINE 0940AM-1130AM Weast,Jonathan L FL
18 book for GPHD 25 Section 18 87634 1 Laboratory 20/5 W WEBONLINE 0940AM-1130AM Weast,Jonathan L FL

GPHD 120 - Typography I (5 Units)

Explores the history and perceptual development of typography and its application in design solutions. Theoretical constructs of typography as they relate to legibility, clarity, composition and output will be addressed. Techniques using compositional layout applications will be covered with an emphasis in typographic accuracy and efficiency as well as preparation of digital files for proper output in a variety of digital and analog formats.

Prerequisite: DSGN 4, INTD 20, INTD 25, PHOT 20, PHOT 11, GPHD 5, GPHD 20, GPHD 25, GPHD 30, and acceptance into the major via supplemental application.

Corequisite: GPHD 125

Fee course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 120 Section 01 81702 1 Seminar 20/0 T WEBONLINE 1000AM-0120PM Park,Myung FL
02 book for GPHD 120 Section 02 81770 1 Laboratory 20/0 R WEBONLINE 1000AM-0120PM Park,Myung FL
03 book for GPHD 120 Section 03 81916 1 Seminar 20/0 T WEBONLINE 0200PM-0520PM Park,Myung FL
04 book for GPHD 120 Section 04 81917 1 Laboratory 20/0 R WEBONLINE 0200PM-0520PM Park,Myung FL

GPHD 125 - Graphic Design Systems I (5 Units)

Introduction to the language and perception of design as it is applied to systems. Complex visual structures are created, used in composition and interpreted. Techniques on ideation, design thinking, storyboarding and presentation are covered. Color theory as an integral component of message is addressed. Introduction to project management techniques specific to the creative business and technical processes for graphic design.

Prerequisite: DSGN 4, GPHD 5, GPHD 20, GPHD 25, GPHD 30, INTD 20, INTD 25, PHOT 11, PHOT 20, and acceptance into the major via supplemental application.

Corequisite: GPHD 120

Fee course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 125 Section 01 81707 1 Seminar 20/0 T MRP1003 1000AM-0120PM Estioko,Mario J
02 book for GPHD 125 Section 02 81708 1 Laboratory 20/0 R MRP1003 1000AM-0120PM Estioko,Mario J
03 book for GPHD 125 Section 03 81771 1 Seminar 20/0 T MRP1003 0200PM-0520PM Estioko,Mario J
04 book for GPHD 125 Section 04 81772 1 Laboratory 20/0 R MRP1003 0200PM-0520PM Estioko,Mario J

GPHD 140 - User Experience Design (5 Units)

Emphasis on the development of conceptual themes, formal exploration, and user-centered interaction in time-based design. Enables the students to create vital experiences using text, sound, image, motion, and interactivity. The ability to compile, use, and defend relevant formative and summative research in creation of an appropriate design solution will be covered.

Prerequisite: GPHD 130, GPHD 135

Corequisite: GPHD 145

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 140 Section 01 81775 1 Seminar 20/0 M MRP4000E 1000AM-0120PM Kelly,Lauren
02 book for GPHD 140 Section 02 81776 1 Laboratory 20/0 W WEBONLINE 1000AM-0120PM Kelly,Lauren
03 book for GPHD 140 Section 03 81777 1 Seminar 20/0 M MRP4000E 0200PM-0520PM Kelly,Lauren
04 book for GPHD 140 Section 04 81778 1 Laboratory 20/0 W WEBONLINE 0200PM-0520PM Kelly,Lauren

GPHD 145 - Typography II (5 Units)

Builds on established research, process, and project management techniques and provides students with the opportunity to focus on a practical investigation in design. Development of both visual and written research material will culminate in an oral presentation and then be applied to an appropriate project. Semiotics as applied to advanced design problems will be discussed. Image making will be stressed in this course as students experiment with techniques and media including, but not limited to, photography and illustration.

Prerequisite: GPHD 130, GPHD 135.

Corequisite: GPHD 140

Fee course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 145 Section 01 81703 1 Seminar 20/1 M MRP1003 1000AM-0120PM Pratt,Richard
02 book for GPHD 145 Section 02 81704 1 Laboratory 20/1 W MRP1003 1000AM-0120PM Pratt,Richard
03 book for GPHD 145 Section 03 81773 1 Seminar 20/0 M MRP1003 0200PM-0520PM Pratt,Richard
04 book for GPHD 145 Section 04 81774 1 Laboratory 20/0 W MRP1003 0200PM-0520PM Pratt,Richard

GPHD 195 - Internship (3 Units)

Directed observation and supervised work experience in an approved business, government, or service agency. Internships are offered to increase student understanding of the nature and scope of agency operations and giving students orientation in occupational specialties. Supervision is provided by authorized persons in the cooperating agencies and collaborative supervision is provided by the Graphic Design faculty. Minimum of three hours per week per unit of credit is required. Each student maintains a record of activities and assignments and prepares periodic reports.

Note: Students must make arrangements with a faculty member for a work program prior to admittance. No more than 6 units of GPHD 195 may be counted toward the major.

Prerequisite: Upper division status; GPA of 2.5 or above; GPHD 130, GPHD 135; instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 195 Section 01 81054 1 Independent Study 40/36 TBAARR - Weast,Jonathan L I

GPHD 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed projects open to students who wish to attempt independent work.

Note: Faculty approval is required. No more than 6 units of GPHD 199 may be counted toward a Graphic Design degree.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 199 Section 01 82169 1 Independent Study 1/1 WEBONLINE - Staff

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Class Attribute Codes

ARTS (C1) - Arts (Area C1)

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

I - Service Learning Internship

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/30/2021 to 12/10/2021)