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Graphic Design (CFGDTC)



This program provides students with entry-level skills in graphic design and allows students to upgrade or expand their present skills. Students will focus on typography and the foundations of visual communication design for both print and on-screen media, and build skills in the most widely used graphic design software applications. This program provides credits towards the Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Design.

Students should choose the appropriate faculty for academic advising based on their last name: Lind Babcock (A-L), Kristine Willimann (M-Z).


Eastern Michigan University, several BS degrees.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: www.wccnet.edu/curriculum/articulation/levelone/colleges.

Admissions Requirements

A high school or college-level Macintosh based course, or GDT 105 with a "C-" or better is required to enroll in GDT software courses.

Contact Information

Business/Computer Technologies
Digital Media Arts Dept
Lind Babcock
Kristine Willimann


(Items marked in orange are available online.)
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Minimum Credits
GDT 100 Typography I 4
GDT 112 Graphic Communication I 4
GDT 130 InDesign for Print Publishing 4
GDT 139 Illustrator Graphics 4
GDT 140 Photoshop Graphics 4
GDT 220 Publication Design 4
GDT 239 Imaging and Illustration 4
INP 152 Web Graphics I 3
Total 31
Total Credits Required

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*See a Graphic Design faculty advisor to assist in planning a program of study.

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