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Graphic Arts

Graphic Arts

Mission Statement: The Laney College Graphic Arts Department provides a first-tier education in Graphic Arts at an affordable rate. The diversity of multi-generational and multicultural population of students and faculty provides an unique learning experience while providing skills using industry standard graphic design software, which include Adobe Creative Cloud products: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop along with Web Technologies, which is used in print and online media world.

For practice assessment tests go to the Assessment web site
For Information on Registration for Classes
Here is our Laney Graphic Arts Facebook link

 


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The AA degree and certificate in Applied Graphic Design/Digital Imaging offer hands-on experience for students interested in combining artistic creativity and computer technology. Students receive practical knowledge of processes, theory of design principles and elements, computer software applications, and personal communication skills.

PDF: Program Learning Outcomes

Certificates/AA Degrees
Applied Graphic Design/Digital Imaging
(ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE/ CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT)
The AA degree and certificate in Applied Graphic Design/Digital Imaging offer hands-on experience for students interested in combining artistic creativity and computer technology. Students receive practical knowledge of processes, theory of design principles and elements, computer software applications, and personal communication skills.

Graphics in Motion
(CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY)
The Certificate of Proficiency in Graphics in Motion introduces students to the fundamental building blocks of animated filmmaking using art, animation principles, and personal creativity. Students will cover topics in basic drawing for animation; Disney’s 12 principles; timing and spacing of objects, nature, animals, and humans; and professional animation software.

To find information about our certificates and degrees,
please download the Graphic Arts Brochure: