Graphic Design is a semester long elective. The course enables students to identify, and view with critical eye to analyze and create various forms of visual art by utilizing the latest design software that is a current industry standard. Working within a methodical and conceptual design framework,The focus will be on finding creative visual solutions to communication problems using technical skills. Students will learn to utilize the elements and principles of design, the design process, spatial relationships, typography and imagery as they apply to practical visual solutions for print, logo design, poster design, and other real world graphic design application to create real examples of professional graphic artistry and produce logos for brand identity, labels, posters, CD graphics, signs, and large scale presentations such as billboards as well as screen resolution output for the web. This elective is taught by Ms.Rice.