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.


Unit Writing Assignment: How Does the Design Process Help Designers Solve Visual Communication Problems?

Unit Title > Product Development > FINAL ASSIGNMENT

Guiding Question(s)

  • What are the five steps in the design process and how are they used?
  • How does the design process help designers solve visual communication problems?
  • What constitutes effective graphic design?


  • Students will…
  • Analyze and understand the strong connections between art and design;
  • Realize the design process is just that—a process;
  • Start to understand the differences between effective and ineffective design.