The Design & Illustration classroom is located on the first floor of the Hannaford Career Center main campus building in room A117.
Earn college credits through Community College of Vermont while you complete your D & I coursework!
The coursework at the Career Center emphasizes creativity, innovation and communication in the analysis and visualization of ideas and information through print, screen and interactive multi-media technologies. [bibcite www.dab.uts.edu.au/viscom/welcome.html]
Each quarter of the year is dedicated to an art discipline. Throughout the quarter, students apply what they have learned to graphic design problems. Each student gets his/her own computer and user account. For a complete scope and sequence of the coursework, please contact the instructor.
Quarter 1: Drawing
Quarter 2: Printmaking & Color
Quarter 3: Typography & Text as Art
Quarter 4: Portfolio
Prerequisites: 10 credits on transcript. One semester of either Visual Communications or Basic Art/Art I.
Recommended Preparation: Capable of using computers and digital technology. Desirable Qualifications: Creative, enjoys using traditional art materials in addition to computers, curious.
Related careers: graphic designer, commercial artist, illustrator, studio artist, fashion designer, desktop publisher, advertising/marketing specialist, photographer.