Applied Visual Arts

Applied Visual Arts - A.A.S. Degree

Applied Visual Arts - A.A.S. Degree

Recommended Course Sequence

Core Courses

Course Title Credits
VCOM 1001 Introduction to Visual Communications 2
VCOM 1006 Color Theory and Applications 2
VCOM 1010 Introduction to Photoshop 2
VCOM 1016 Typography and Layout I 3
VCOM 1021 Introduction to Photography 3
VCOM 1030 Visual Design Fundamentals 3
VCOM 1041 Drawing I 3
VCOM 1060 Creative Problem Solving 3
VCOM 1086 Watercolor and Gouache Painting 3
VCOM 1096 Illustration Fundamentals 2
VCOM 1410 Introduction to Illustrator 2
VCOM 1430 Introduction to InDesign 2
VCOM 2016 Typography and Layout II 3
VCOM 2020 Digital Painting and Drawing 2
VCOM 2041 Drawing II 3
VCOM 2096 Story, Sequence and Animation Art 3
VCOM 2097 Advertising and Editorial Illustration 3
VCOM 2420 Advanced Computer Illustration 3
VCOM 2825 Visual Art Career Preparation 3
Technical Elective(s)* 7
Total Core Credits: 57

General Education Courses

Course Title Credits
ARTS 1550 Art History, Renaissance to Modern 3
ENGL 1150 Composition I 3
SPEE 1020 Interpersonal Communication 3
General Education Elective(s)** 3
General Education Elective(s) (MnTC Goal 3 or Goal 4 )*** 3
Total General Education Credits: 15
Total Program Credits: 72
* Select Technical electives from the following subject areas: VCOM .
** Select General Education electives from any MnTC goal area.
*** Select General Education electives from MnTC goal area.