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Graphic Design Classes

Below you can find a list of the classes currently offered at the Mission College department of Graphics Design, Graphic Arts & Multimedia.

The course requirements in our A.S. Degree and Certificate programs are designed to give students a well-rounded education in those programs. However, we also recognized the need for students to customize their education based on individual need. The list below is a complete listing of the classes offered in the Graphic Design, Graphic Arts & Multimedia department. See classes below.

Number
Class Name
Units
GDES 011
The History of Modern Design
3.0
GDES 012
History of Photography
3.0
GDES 013
Creativity and Visual Communication
3.0
GDES 015
Photo-media and Social Change
3.0
GDES 035
Introduction to Computer Graphic Design
3.0
GDES 037
Intermediate Computer Graphic Design
3.0
GDES 036
Forensic Animation
3.0
GDES 039A
3D Animation and Modeling Using Maya
3.0
GDES 039B
Intermediate Computer Animation
3.0
GDES 041
Mobile Game Design and Development
3.0
GDES 043A
Digital Character Animation
3.0
GDES 045
Web Design With HTML and CSS
3.0
GDES 046
Intermediate Web Page Design with Dreamweaver & CSS
3.0
GDES 047
Web Animation
3.0
GDES 048
Intermediate Web Animation
3.0
GDES 049
Jquery, Wordpress and Content Management Systems
3.0
GDES 051
Mobile Application and Web Development with Web Standards
3.0
GDES 055A
Design Agency and Branding
3.0
GDES 060
Electronic Page Layout and Typography
3.0
GDES 062
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator
3.0
GDES 063
Introduction to Adobe Indesign
3.0
GDES 064
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
3.0
GDES 066
Advanced Adobe Illustrator
3.0
GDES 067
Advanced Adobe Indesign
3.0
GDES 068
Advanced Adobe Photoshop
3.0
GDES 070
User Experience and Multimedia Design
3.0
GDES 073
Digital Photography
3.0
GDES 074
Digital Video Production with Final Cut Pro
3.0
GDES 081
Motion Graphics With After Effects
3.0
GDES 080
Packaging Design
3.0
GDES 082
Game Design And Architecture
3.0
GDES 082B
Intermediate Game Design
3.0
GDES 085
Professional Portfolio and Design Career Preparation
2.0