AR 314 Advanced Graphic Design II
The focus of your work this semester will be on using your skills to create packaging designs for start up businesses.
Some of the most interesting design solutions can be found in gourmet food, and the specialty gift market.
Adobe Kuler for color schemes
Goals of the Course:
-Learn to apply 2-Dimensional designs to 3-Dimensional surfaces.
-Research client needs and goals and apply that understanding to create
-Define the target audience. - Define the client need. - Collect examples of package design designs.
-Apply all elements in the Creative Brief
-Successfully design 4 products and realize 2 of them as 3-D
Tradition of Honor: As a member of the Albertus Magnus College Community, each student taking this course agrees to uphold the principles of honor set forth by this community, to defend these principles against abuse or misuse and to abide by the regulations of the College. To this end, every student must write and sign the following statement at the end of each examination: "I declare the Honor Pledge."
Tradition of Respect: In our class: 1) Everyone is allowed to feel they can work and learn in a safe and caring environment; 2) Everyone learns about, understands, appreciates, and respects varied races, classes, genders, physical and mental abilities, and sexualities; 3) Everyone matters; 4) All individuals are to be respected and treated with dignity and civility; and 5) Everyone shares the responsibility for making our class, and the College, a positive and better place to live, work, and learn.
Special Needs and Accommodations: Please advise the instructor of any special problems or needs at the beginning of the semester or mod. Those students seeking accommodation based on disabilities should provide a Faculty Contact Sheet obtained through the Academic Development Center in Aquinas Hall, (203) 773-8590.
WITHDRAWING FROM A COURSE:
It is the responsibility of the student to officially drop or withdraw from a course. However, failure to attend a course for 14 calendar days may result in an administrative withdrawal from the course. The policies on course withdrawals and administrative withdrawals may be found online at http://www.albertus.edu/policy-reports/academic-policies-regulations-ug#apgr
Virtual Training Co. Photoshop CS4 Essential Training with Michael Ninness... Free
Lynda.com has video tutorials that cover Dreamweaver, Photoshop, FTP and more
Any mass market bookstore will have numerous Photoshop titles for sale in the computer section. Although not required you may want to pick up a book that fits your budget an learning style to have as a reference.
The Non-Designer's Design Book, Second Edition - Robin Williams (Author); Paperback
The Packaging Designers Book of Patterns, Second Edition Laszlo Roth,
George L. Wybenga 3rd Edition, John Wiley & Sons Inc.
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