Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Graphic Design - Fall2022

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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 80022 1 Lecture 150/49 MW MND1003 0730AM-0845AM Staff ARTS (C1)

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 80653 1 Lecture 150/44 MW MND1003 0430PM-0545PM Staff ARTS (C1)

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 80307 1 Discussion 12/0 M MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Staff
02 book for GPHD 25 Section 02 80308 1 Laboratory 12/0 W MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Staff
03 book for GPHD 25 Section 03 80309 1 Discussion 12/0 M MRP1003 1000AM-1150AM Staff
04 book for GPHD 25 Section 04 80310 1 Laboratory 12/0 W MRP1003 1000AM-1150AM Staff
05 book for GPHD 25 Section 05 80311 1 Discussion 12/0 M MRP1003 1200PM-0150PM Staff
06 book for GPHD 25 Section 06 80312 1 Laboratory 12/0 W MRP1003 1200PM-0150PM Staff
07 book for GPHD 25 Section 07 80313 1 Discussion 12/0 T MRP1003 1200PM-0150PM Staff
08 book for GPHD 25 Section 08 80314 1 Laboratory 12/0 R MRP1003 1200PM-0150PM Staff
09 book for GPHD 25 Section 09 80564 1 Discussion 12/0 T MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Staff
10 book for GPHD 25 Section 10 80565 1 Laboratory 12/0 R MRP1003 0800AM-0950AM Staff
11 book for GPHD 25 Section 11 80910 1 Discussion 12/0 T MRP1003 1000AM-1150AM Staff
12 book for GPHD 25 Section 12 80911 1 Laboratory 12/0 R MRP1003 1000AM-1150AM Staff

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 80890 1 Seminar 20/0 M KDM113 1000AM-0120PM Park,Myung
02 book for GPHD 120 Section 02 80951 1 Laboratory 20/0 W KDM113 1000AM-0120PM Park,Myung
03 book for GPHD 120 Section 03 81067 1 Seminar 20/0 M KDM113 0200PM-0520PM Park,Myung
04 book for GPHD 120 Section 04 81068 1 Laboratory 20/0 W KDM113 0200PM-0520PM Park,Myung

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 80895 1 Seminar 20/0 M KDM166 1000AM-0120PM Estioko,Mario J
02 book for GPHD 125 Section 02 80896 1 Laboratory 20/0 W KDM166 1000AM-0120PM Estioko,Mario J
03 book for GPHD 125 Section 03 80952 1 Seminar 20/0 M KDM166 0200PM-0520PM Estioko,Mario J
04 book for GPHD 125 Section 04 80953 1 Laboratory 20/0 W KDM166 0200PM-0520PM Estioko,Mario J

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 80891 1 Seminar 20/0 T KDM166 1000AM-0120PM Forrest,John P
02 book for GPHD 145 Section 02 80892 1 Laboratory 20/0 R KDM166 1000AM-0120PM Forrest,John P
03 book for GPHD 145 Section 03 80954 1 Seminar 20/4 T KDM166 0200PM-0520PM Forrest,John P
04 book for GPHD 145 Section 04 80955 1 Laboratory 20/4 R KDM166 0200PM-0520PM Forrest,John P

GPHD 155 - Graphic Design Systems II (5 Units)

Advanced study of visual systems as applied to branding and way finding. Construction of visual systems for an expansive multi-dimensional design solutions will be covered. Introduction to methods, techniques, and approaches of emotion-driven brand development. Application of syntactic, semantic, and pragmatic aspects of pictorial design systems to wayfinding system development. Exploration of the interplay between environmental conditions and human culture impact decisions in wayfinding system development.

Prerequisite: GPHD 140, GPHD 145.

Corequisite: GPHD 150

Fee course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 155 Section 01 87099 1 Seminar 20/0 T KDM113 1000AM-0120PM Kelly,Lauren
02 book for GPHD 155 Section 02 87100 1 Laboratory 20/0 R KDM113 1000AM-0120PM Kelly,Lauren
03 book for GPHD 155 Section 03 87101 1 Seminar 20/0 T KDM113 0200PM-0520PM Kelly,Lauren
04 book for GPHD 155 Section 04 87102 1 Laboratory 20/0 R KDM113 0200PM-0520PM Kelly,Lauren

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 80340 1 Independent Study 5/4 TBAARR - Staff I

GPHD 196B - Visual Prod and Translation (3 Units)

Teaches students analog and digital techniques and tools to enable them to apply existing drawing skills to create professional quality visuals and graphics. Students will learn how to create and convert analog visuals (drawings, paintings, etc.) to digital mediums, while exploring ways for applying traditional techniques to new digital interfaces (styluses, tablets, etc.). Class outcomes will enable them to apply a full range of graphic techniques to their existing work as designers.

Prerequisite: GPHD 125

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for GPHD 196B Section 01 86427 1 Laboratory 20/9 MW KDM166 0530PM-0800PM Staff
02 book for GPHD 196B Section 02 86428 1 Laboratory 20/0 MW MRP1003 0200PM-0430PM Pratt,Richard

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 81225 1 Independent Study 1/1 TBAARR - Staff

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Class Attribute Codes

ARTS (C1) - Arts (Area C1)

I - Service Learning Internship

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/29/2022 to 12/09/2022)