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Visual Communication Arts

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to create original works of fine and applied arts.
  • Students will be able to articulate the role of visual communication within society, and implement the creative process to solve diverse visual communication problems.
  • Students will be able to conceive a visually unified and balanced design using various two and three-dimensional media that communicates a clear message to an audience.
  • Students will be able to articulate the fundamental elements and principals of formalist design that enable a visual message to meaningfully engage an audience.
  • Students will be able to articulate the differences between several visual communication models, including semiotics and formalism.
  • Students will be able to identify a broad range of visual communication products throughout history and relate them to the respective social, political, economic and philosophical contexts.
  • Students will be able to articulate how works of art and architecture reflect and relate to the natural and built environments of their time.