Jun 07, 2023  
2022-2023 Southeastern University - Undergraduate Catalog 
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Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design

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Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design- Four Year Plan  

Program Description

The Graphic Design degree emphasizes the principles and best practices of graphic design. The core includes courses focused on digital design, typography, color theory, web development, UI/UX design, drawing, and photography. Students also select a number of design electives, such as courses on digital imaging, advertising design, illustration, and more. Students critically analyze and produce various designs in courses, practicums, and as part of portfolio and capstone projects.

Potential Career Options 

Potential career options for those pursuing this degree include graphic designer, digital designer, UI/UX designer, web designer, photo retouching specialist, creative director, art director, layout designer, advertising designer, motion graphic artist, digital illustrator, and other graphic design-related careers.

Foundational Core - 55 Credit Hours

Intellectual and Practical Skills - 15 Credit Hours

Engaging Human Culture and the Natural World - 19 Credit Hours

Behavioral Science: Select One (1) of the Following (3 credits):

Historical Perspective: Select One (1) of the Following (3 Credits):

Humanities: Select One (1) of the Following (3 Credits):

Select One (1) of the following (3 Credits):

Intermediate Language - 6 Credit Hours

Language Requirement (Intermediate Level; Beginning Level prerequisites are placed in general electives) - 6 Hrs 

Students who demonstrate proficiency at the Intermediate B level may take 6 additional hours of General Electives. 

Choose 6 credit hours from the following:

Major Core - 41 Credit Hours

General Electives - 18 Credit Hours

Total Program: 120 Credit Hours

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