Communication Art Curriculum

Associate in Applied Science Degree

This curriculum is accurate for 2017-2018 fall starts. Go here for 2016-2017.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1 Fall ART1450 Life Drawing I 3 3
1 Fall COAR1510 Foundations I 3 3
1 Fall COAR1511 Interactive Design I 3 3
1 Fall COAR1512 Design Technology I 3 3
1 Fall COAR1614 Communication Design I 3 3
1 Fall ENGL1410 Composition I or Tech Writing (ENGL1460) 3 3
      Semester Total 18 18
2 Spr ART1475 Digital Photography or Art Appr (ART1470) 3 3
2 Spr COAR1520 Foundations II 3 3
2 Spr COAR1521 Interactive Design II 3 3
2 Spr COAR1522 Design Technology II 3 3
2 Spr COAR1523 Illustration Techniques I 3 3
2 Spr COAR1615 Communication Design II 3 3
      Semester Total 18 18
3 Fall COAR2510 Portfolio I 3 3
3 Fall COAR2511 Interactive Design III 3 3
3 Fall COAR2512 Design Technology III 3 3
3 Fall COAR2513 Illustration Techniques II 3 3
3 Fall COAR2515 Communication Design III 3 3
3 Fall PSYC1445 Gen Psyc or Goal Area 2-5 or 7-10 course 3 3
      Semester Total 18 18
4 Spr ART1408 Survey of Western Art and Culture 4 5
4 Spr COAR2520 Portfolio II 2 2
4 Spr COAR2521 Interactive Design IV 3 3
4 Spr COAR2522 Design Technology IV 3 3
4 Spr COAR2523 Illustration Techniques III 3 3
4 Spr COAR2525 Communication Design IV 3 3
      Semester Total 18 19
      Program Total 72 73

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.