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NOVA ADVISING SHEET

COMMUNICATION DESIGN Code: 5110 Catalog Year: 2014-2015
Associate of Applied Science Degree   Offered through AL, LO
  Courses Credits
Two Years
ART 116 Design for the Web I 3
4ART Elective 3
4ART Elective 3
ART 121 Drawing I 4
ART 131 Fundamentals of Design I 4
ART 135 Visual Communications 3
ART 140 Intro to Graphic Skills 3
ART 141 Typography I 3
ART 142 Typography II 3
ART 209 Creative Concepts and Writing 3
ART 217 Graphic Design I 3
ART 218 Graphic Design II 3
ART 250 History of Design 3
ART 265 Graphic Techniques 3
ART 287 Portfolio and Resume Preparation 3
CST 110 Intro to Communication 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
5MTH 151 Mathematics for the Liberal Arts I or 3-4
  Physical or Life Science Elective w/Lab  
PED 116 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness 1
2PHT 270 Digital Imaging I or 3
  ART 251  Communication Design I  
6___ ___    Humanities Elective (non-ART) 3
3___ Social Science Elective 3
1SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Total 67-68
Total credits for the Communication Design A.A.S.=67-68

1 May substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

2 PHT 270 will teach digital imaging from a photography perspective, whereas ART 251 provides a design perspective.

3 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives.

4 Approved ART Electives: ART 117, ART 122, ART 132, ART 270, ART 266, ART 267, ART 268, ART 281, or division approval for other ART courses.

5 Division approval required for substitution. The science elective may be selected from biology, chemistry, ENV 121–122, physics, geology, or natural science courses with a lab component, listed under General Education Electives. Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence.

6 See fine arts/humanities courses other than ART listed under General Education Electives.

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