Communication Art & Design Curriculum

This curriculum is accurate for 2018-2019 fall starts. Go here for 2017-2018 Communication Art & Design curriculum.

SEMTERMCOURSE NO.COURSE TITLECREDITSCLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1FallART1450Life Drawing I33
1FallCOAR1510Foundations I33
1FallCOAR1511Interactive Design I33
1FallCOAR1512Design Technology I33
1FallCOAR1614Communication Design I33
1FallENGL1410Composition I or Tech Writing (ENGL1460)33
   Semester Total1818
2SprART1475 Digital Photography or Art Appr (ART1470)33
2SprCOAR1520Foundations II33
2SprCOAR1521Interactive Design II33
2SprCOAR1522Design Technology II33
2SprCOAR1523Illustration Techniques I33
2SprCOAR1615Communication Design II33
   Semester Total1818
3FallCOAR2510Portfolio I33
3FallCOAR2511Interactive Design III33
3FallCOAR2512Design Technology III33
3FallCOAR2513Illustration Techniques II33
3FallCOAR2515Communication Design III33
3FallPSYC1445Gen Psyc or Goal Area 2-5 or 7-10 course33
   Semester Total1818
4SprART1408Survey of Western Art and Culture45
4SprCOAR2520Portfolio II22
4SprCOAR2521Interactive Design IV33
4SprCOAR2522Design Technology IV33
4SprCOAR2523Illustration Techniques III33
4SprCOAR2525Communication Design IV33
   Semester Total1819
   Program Total7273

This curriculum is accurate for 2018-2019 fall starts. Go here for 2017-2018 Communication Art & Design curriculum.

SEMTERMCOURSE NO.COURSE TITLECREDITSCLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1FallART1450Life Drawing I33
1FallCOAR1510Foundations I33
1FallCOAR1511Interactive Design I33
1FallCOAR1512Design Technology I33
1FallCOAR1614Communication Design I33
   Semester Total1515
2SprART1475 Digital Photography or Art Appr (ART1470)33
2SprCOAR1520Foundations II33
2SprCOAR1521Interactive Design II33
2SprCOAR1522Design Technology II33
2SprCOAR1523Illustration Techniques I33
2SprCOAR1615Communication Design II33
   Semester Total1818
3FallCOAR2510Portfolio I33
3FallCOAR2511Interactive Design III33
3FallCOAR2512Design Technology III33
3FallCOAR2513Illustration Techniques II33
3FallCOAR2515Communication Design III33
   Semester Total1515
4SprART1408Survey of Western Art and Culture45
4SprCOAR2520Portfolio II22
4SprCOAR2521Interactive Design IV33
4SprCOAR2522Design Technology IV33
4SprCOAR2523Illustration Techniques III33
4SprCOAR2525Communication Design IV33
   Semester Total1819
   Program Total6667

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.