Foundations in Digital Art

This entry-level course is designed to prepare students to take additional electives in digital art (e.g., Digital Imaging, Graphic Design, etc.). This is an introductory course in using Adobe Creative Suite on the computer as an art-making medium. The course introduces students to digital software and techniques, image creation and manipulation, digital design and compositional methods, and the use of digital tools as a vehicle for creative problem-solving and personal creative expression. Students learn how to evaluate their own work and how to participate in critical evaluation of others’ work. (Semester, .50 credit)