Tyler Junior College

Visual Communications

Visual Communications (formerly Graphic Design/Photography) (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 63

ENGL 1301 Composition I
SPCH 1321 Business & Professional Communication


MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I OR
    higher-level mathematics course

Language, Philosophy and Culture OR

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course;
(See Core Curriculum). OR

Creative Arts

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Component Area Option

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework

Major in Visual Communications

PHTC 1311 Fundamentals of Photography
ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design
ARTC 1313 Digital Publishing I
ARTS 1316 Drawing I
PHTC 2301 Intermediate Photography
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I
ARTC 2348 Digital Publishing III
GRPH 1359 Vector Graphics for Production
IMED 1301 Introduction to Digital Media
ARTC 2305 Digital Imaging II
PHTC 1345 Illustrative Photography I
IMED 1316 Web Design I 
PHTC 1341 Color Photography I
IMED 2311 Portfolio Development
GRPH 2336 Prepress Techniques 
IMED 2315 Web Design II

Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses.

Visual Comm Contact Information

Timothy C. Gill
Department Chair
Office: Pirtle T-368

Email: tgil@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2348

Advising contact: 903-510-2347