TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Graphic Design & Illustration

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Graphic Design & Illustration course examines the design process, the principles of graphic design and illustration and outlines basic skills needed for obtaining a career in art and design.

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ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 17
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 10-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 68
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 37
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FEATURED EXPERTS

Daniel Hutchinson
Graphic Designer, International Justice Mission

Mirhee Kim
Graphic Designer, Converse Marketing

Brian Johns
Graphic Artist/Designer, Kenyon & Associates, Architects

SAMPLE LESSON | Graphic Design Basics: Typography

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • History & Evolution of Graphic Design
  • Legal & Ethical Responsibilities in Graphic Design
  • Drawing Basics
  • Graphic Design Basics: Color Theory
  • Graphic Design Basics: Typography
  • Copywriting 101
  • Photography for Designers
  • Graphic Design Basics: Layout & Composition
  • Graphic Design Basics: Printing
  • Critiquing Artistic Designs & Media
  • Graphic Design: Project Planning & Management
  • Graphic Design: Workplace Technologies
  • Employability Skills in Graphic Design
  • Preparing for a Graphic Design Career: Education & Training
  • Preparing for a Graphic Design Career: Career Opportunities
  • Entrepreneurship in Design Careers
  • Preparing for a Graphic Design Career: Portfolios