The College offers five certificate programs within the Graphic Design area: Animation, Illustration, Multimedia Design, Print Design, and Web Design, as well as an Associate in Arts degree in Graphic Design.
Students who complete the course requirements for one of the Certificate Programs and the Required Support Courses listed below and meet other College requirements listed below are eligible for an Associate in Arts degree in Graphic Design.
Students may take classes during fall, winter, spring, and summer semesters. Students should refer to the Schedule Planner at www.hfcc.edu/graphicdesign which shows the frequency and time of day Graphic Design classes are offered during the year. Students are also encouraged to meet a Graphic Design advisor to plan their schedule. Students may call 313-845-6487 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an advising appointment.
Required Core Courses
Students who have completed ART 106, 166, 266, or 267 should refer to the substitution chart below to see how these discontinued classes fit into the new programs. ART 106 may be substituted for ART 107. ART 166 may be substituted for ART 109 or 110. ART 266 may be substituted for ART 275. ART 267 may be substituted for ART 275.
Students must also complete the specific degree requirements for the Associate in Arts Degree. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses may also be used to fulfill Associate in Arts Degree Requirements when applicable. Developmental courses (developmental courses are those numbered below 100) cannot be used to fulfill these requirements.
Students must also complete the General Education requirements of the College. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses, as well as courses used to fulfill requirements of the Associate in Arts degree, may also be used to fulfill General Education when applicable.