TRANSFER FROM CLC:
Graphic Design

68-69 Credits

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Transfer Policies

Students transferring from non-baccalaureate institutions to Parkside may generally transfer up to 72 credits earned at non-baccalaureate institutions toward the 120 credits required for degree completion. UW-Parkside may accept additional credits toward the degree where appropriate. A minimum of 15 credits numbered 300 or above must be completed at Parkside.

Graphic Design Major catalog information

Graduation Requirements  |  Graphic Design Major

 

The following requirements are in addition to the university general education requirements. Please use this guide in tandem with the Degree Requirements Transfer Guide.

Common Fundamental, Preparation and Core Course Requirements for all Graphic Design Majors  |  68-69 credits

 

 

CORE CURRICULUM | 47 credits

 

Foundation Studio & Graphic Design Courses | 12 credits
These courses serve as prerequisites for most of the curriculum. Required courses:

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
ART 122

Introduction to Two Dimensional Design

ART 102
ART 221

Introduction to Three Dimensional Design

ART 103
ART 222 or DMD 111

Introduction to Digital Art

ART 104
ART 124

Introduction to Drawing

ART 122


Foundation Art History Classes | 6 credits
Art 226 required (3 credits). Choose one: Art 100 or Art 125 (3 credits)

CLC COURSE      PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
ART 121 Advanced Composition ART 100
ART 240 Technical Writing  ART 125
ART 241 or ART 242 Writing for Business and Industry ART 226


Developmental Drawing | 3 credits
Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Choose one course:

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
ART 127

Intermediate Drawing

ART 322
-

Life Drawing

ART 331
-

Focused Drawing Topics

ART 330


Two Dimensional Experience | 6 credits
Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Pre-requisites apply. Choose two courses:

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
ART 243

Beginning Printmaking

ART 251
ART 224

Beginning Painting

ART 282
ART 127

Intermediate Drawing

ART 322
ART 227

Intermediate Painting

ART 382
-

Life Drawing

ART 331
-

Topics in Two Dimensional Studio Art

ART 288
-

Focused Drawing Topics

ART 330
-

Intermediate Printmaking

ART 351
-

Intermediate Topics in Two Dimensional Studio Art

ART 388
-

Advanced Drawing

ART 422
-

Advanced Focused Drawing Topics

ART 430
-

Figure Studio

ART 431
-

Advanced Topics in Two Dimensional Studio Art

ART 488

 

Three Dimensional Experience | 6 credits
Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Pre-requisites apply. Choose two courses::

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
ART 226

Beginning Ceramics

ART 203
ART 223

Beginning Sculpture

ART 236
ART 246

Intermediate Ceramics

ART 303
ART 228

Intermediate Sculpture

ART 336
-

Beginning Woodworking and Furniture Design

ART 238
-

Topics in Three Dimensional Studio Art

ART 289
-

Intermediate Woodworking and Furniture Design

ART 338
-

Intermediate Topics in Three Dimensional Studio Art

ART 389

-

Advanced Topics in Three Dimensional Studio Art

ART 489

 

Graphic Design Experience | 3 credits
Required courses:

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
DMD 174

Typography I

ART 274

Additional Art History or Related Coursework  | 6 credits
 


Each course can only count toward one requirement area:
Required Course | 3 credits

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
-

Selected Topics in Art History

ART 391

Choose One | 3 credits

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
HUM 123

Selected Topics in Art History

ART 391

ENG 260    
ART 221    
-    
-    

 

Professional Practice | 2 credits
Prerequisite: Junior level standing, only available at Parkside (ART 392)

 

Upper Division Elective | 3 credits

Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Prerequisites apply. Choose one course:

Two Dimensional Studio

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
ART 127

Intermediate Drawing

ART 322
ART 227

Intermediate Painting

ART 382
-

Life Drawing

ART 331
-

Focused Drawing Topics

ART 330
-

Intermediate Printmaking

ART 351
-

Intermediate Topics in 2D Studio Art

ART 388
-

Advanced Drawing

ART 422
-

Advanced Focus Drawing Topics

ART 430
-

Figure Studio

ART 431
-

Advanced Printmaking

ART 451
-

Advanced Painting

ART 482
-

Advanced Topics in 3D Studio Art

ART 489

 

Three Dimensional Studio

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
ART 246

Intermediate Ceramics

ART 303
ART 228

Intermediate Sculpture

ART 336
ART 247

Advanced Ceramics

ART 403
-

Intermediate Woodworking and Furniture Design

ART 338
-

Intermediate Topics in 3D Studio Art

ART 389
-

Advanced Sculpture

ART 436
-

Advanced Woodworking and Furniture Design

ART 438
-

Advanced Topics in 3D Studio Art

ART 489

 

Graphic Design
 

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
ART 149

Digital Photography

ART 371
ART 249

Advanced Digital Photography

ART 471
-

Graphic Design I

ART 372
-

Typography II

ART 374
-

Topics in Graphic Design

ART 387

GRAPHIC DESIGN COURSE WORK | 21-22 credits

 

Required Graphic Design Foundations | 6 credits
Graphic Design I (ART 372) and Typography II (ART 374) are only offered at Parkside.

Advanced Graphic Design and Web Design Coursework | 9 credits
Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Prerequisites apply. Choose three courses:

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
-

Web Design I

ART 377

-

Topics in Graphic Design

ART 387
-

Graphic Design II

ART 472
-

Web Design II

ART 477 

 

Additional Course in Design or Digital Media | 3 credits
Each course can only count toward one requirement area. Prerequisites apply. Choose one course:

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
ART 271

Topics in Graphic Design

ART 287

ART 149 

Digital Photography

ART 371
DMD 116

Web Design I

ART 377
ART 249 

Advanced Digital Photography

ART 471 
-

Topics in Graphic Design

ART 387
-

Independent Study

ART 399/499
-

Graphic Design II

ART 472
-

Web Design II

ART 477
-

Art Internship

ART 494

 

Professional Seminar Capstone | 3 credits
Design Portfolio (ART 487) is only offered at Parkside.

 

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