This commercial art course teaches the introductory elements of graphic design, the concept of simplification, and the history and function of typography. Students will also apply principles and elements of design, employ principles and concepts of advertising, and use a computer to research, create, or manipulate images.
Please check the syllabus for required art materials.
Course Outline: 
1. Introduction to Commercial Art
2. Seeing and Understanding
3. The Building Blocks of Perception
4. The Spice of Life
5. When "Cut and Paste" Could be Taken Literally
6. Jingle All the Way