Graphic Design, Minor

Program Overview

Study graphic design through the integration of theory and practice in print and digital media. Use creative and critical thinking to solve visual communication problems and reach target audiences with words, symbols, and images.

Complete 16 credits. Course topics include:

  • Typography
  • History of Design and Typography
  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Visual Poetics and Narrative
  • Visual Design: Theory and Application
  • Interface Design: Hypermedia Theory and Application
  • Media and Society
  • Interactive Data Visualization
  • Color Theory 
  • 2D Motion Graphics
  • Brand Identity and Design

See course catalog for details


The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
Russell Sage Laboratory (SAGE) 5304, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 276-6575

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