Course Number and Section

Art 130

Instructor Name

Katie Ries,Follow


This course introduces the basics of visual communication. We will use analog and digital

techniques and media to explore ideas of space, contrast, composition, language, context, and

images, among others. Students will work both independently and collaboratively in and outside

class to develop design thinking, critical facility, and good decision-making with regard to design

problems. This is a time-intensive course that requires extensive self-directed work outside of