Graphic Design 1
From the Curriculum Guide
Create computer art and graphics with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. This entry-level course will teach you the menus and toolbars as you create movie packages, posters, and advertisements along with expressing yourself with computer art. This course is the prerequisite for all other Graphic Design courses.
Students will conceive and create two-dimensional works of visual art using their own drawings and photographs that will demonstrate an understanding of the computer as a design tool, the application of basic design concepts, the use of typography and how it applies to graphic and visual communication.