GRAPHIC DESIGNInstructor: Cerra, B.
Welcome to Graphic Design, my name is Mr. Cerra and I will be your teacher for this semester. This semester we will investigate Graphic Design. Students will be working with various design techniques while utilizing The Adobe Creative Suite on an array of projects that will help build skills involved with graphics projects. Course Description: This course is designed for students who have an interest in graphic design. The study of graphic arts will create awareness of the necessary resources needed to further investigate a career in the graphic design field as well as provide beneficial knowledge to any student. Students in graphic design will be exposed to common practices used to create various graphical products. Students will learn about various aspects of the commercial graphic design field and/or oversee a professional in the field with knowledge of correct procedures. Course Goals: Typography Logo design Business card design Brochure Design Utilizing Virtual tools in The CS5 program Develop skills to create commercial graphic design projects Class Rules and Procedures: No food or drinks allowed in the classroom (student handbook) Students will be respectful and appropriate at all times to everyone in the room. You will be prompt and prepared for all classes. All fire drills and lockdown procedures apply. Student Resources and Out of Class Communication: Students can access assistance on any course related assignment by contacting their teacher or by accessing the teacher’s Schoolfusion web page. Students should also access the fusion page to reference models and exemplars. Do Overs: Do overs will be allowed on all summative assessments for any student who fails to meet with proficiency on the first attempt. Students will have two weeks from the return date to re-submit. Student will have one opportunity to revise and resubmit. This option is only