Web Graphic Design Degree Program
Master key software applications, fundamental design principles, web content management, and animation while you earn your associate in the Web Graphic Design degree program from DeVry University. You'll also learn how to apply these skills to produce high-quality, web-enabled graphics and develop all types of graphic media including web pages, marketing collateral, advertising, instructional material, and multimedia projects. Upon completion of your web graphic design degree program, you will have created a wide array of web graphic design samples to build a full professional portfolio.
Advertising agencies, marketing firms, and in-house corporate communications departments are just a few places where you can find a web graphic design career.
(In Florida degree is Associate of Science in Web Graphic Design; in Minnesota, New Jersey and Pennsylvania degree is Associate in Applied Science in Web Graphic Design.)
(63 in Minnesota)
Focusing on applying design and technology concepts and skills to real-world situations, DeVry University's curriculum includes these career-enhancing web graphic design courses:
Digital Imaging Fundamentals
Instructional Design for Multimedia
Students in this course learn concepts of digital imaging, including editing, optimizing, and preparing images for web-based delivery. Topics such as color, special effects, and compression formats are examined.
Introducing web design principles and web content management, this course covers topics such as user interface, web page conceptualization, page structure, extensible hypertext markup language (XHTML), cascading style sheets (CSSs), WYSIWYG editors, scripting, and web accessibility standards.
This web graphic design course addresses principles of analyzing, explaining, and communicating instructions, ideas, and information used in integrated text and graphics. Using a collaborative approach, students study real-world examples to explore user-centered design.
Focusing on design and production of animation within the constraints of web applications, this course explores file-size optimization, timing, formatting requirements, and scripting, as well as automated animation techniques and user-mediated animation.
In addition to developing online learning materials, students in this web graphic design course examine theory and practice of designing instructional materials and systems used for interactive training and education.