Layout and Design Certificate

Curriculum VIC.LDS.CERT (C448W)

Introduction to layout and design of printed materials, including logo development, marketing pieces and newsletters. Basic design, typography and production techniques are covered. Current Creative Suite software for photo manipulation, graphic design and page layout is used in the development of course projects.

Students successfully completing this certificate may find employment as a layout assistant.

Semester One

VIC 100Graphic Design

3 credits

VIC 121Introduction to Adobe InDesign

3 credits

VIC 142Introduction to Illustrator

3 credits

VIC 161Introduction to Photoshop

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Semester Two

VIC 202 #Advanced InDesign and Typography

3 credits

VIC 242 #Advanced Illustrator

3 credits

VIC 261 #Advanced Photoshop

3 credits

Program electives

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 24

See VIC course descriptions.

Program electives (3): VIC 104◊, VIC 162◊, VIC 163◊, VIC 172

Coordinator: Lorette Dodt, Ext. 3519

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/LayoutAndDesignCertificate/50.0401-Gedt.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-160, or send an email to: finaid@triton.edu.