Jun 23, 2021  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ART 122 - Visual Concepts of Web Design

Credits: 5
Focuses on elements and principles of design as they apply to the internet, with emphasis on creating a website that is aesthetic and functional. Course evaluates past visual trends in web design as well as implement latest trends, tools and software used by today’s designers in the field.

Prerequisite: ART 109 . Recommended: ART 110  and/or ART 120 .

Course Outcomes:
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:

  1. Design and create a website with an emphasis on effective aesthetic and functionality.
  2. Address graphic elements such as color and typography in web design.
  3. Incorporate graphics and images in web design.
  4. Present layout and content within the framework of strong design principles.
  5. Demonstrate techniques for file management.
  6. Discuss current and past visual trends in design as it applies to the internet.

Program Outcomes
Demonstrate elements and principles of visual arts.

College-wide Outcomes
  • Critical Thinking - Critical thinking finds expression in all disciplines and everyday life. It is characterized by an ability to reflect upon thinking patterns, including the role of emotions on thoughts, and to rigorously assess the quality of thought through its work products. Critical thinkers routinely evaluate thinking processes and alter them, as necessary, to facilitate an improvement in their thinking and potentially foster certain dispositions or intellectual traits over time.
  • Responsibility - Responsibility encompasses those behaviors and dispositions necessary for students to be effective members of a community. This outcome is designed to help students recognize the value of a commitment to those responsibilities which will enable them to work successfully individually and with others.
  • Written Communication - Written Communication encompasses all the abilities necessary for effective expression of thoughts, feelings, and ideas in written form.

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