IGD > 1

Course Content #48.5610099

This is the first level course in graphic design, and requires creative problem solving. Student growth develops from a solid understanding of elements and principles of design. Students will continue to work toward Industry Certification, and will an End of Pathway Exam.

November

Unit Writing Assignment: What are five workplace trends impacting creative teams?
https://www.aiga.org/aiga/content/about-aiga/press-releases/aiga-and-tcg-announce-five-workplace-trends-impacting-creative-teams/

Unit Title > Careers

Guiding Question(s)

  • How does a career in graphic and design play a part in your everyday life? Name five examples and describe their roles/effects.
  • Why is the knowledge of employability skills important to the graphics and design industry?
  • How does participation in a professional organization benefit you, your career, your education and the graphics and design industry?

Objectives

Students will…
• Analyze the role of graphic design career in everyday life
• Explain what is involved in becoming a graphic designer