Certificate in Computer Graphics and Design
This program is no longer accepting new applications.
As part of its ongoing curriculum review and refresh to better serve its students, UMUC has eliminated some of its undergraduate certificate programs. Current students have been contacted to ensure timely completion of the program or to discuss alternative programs of interest.
If you are enrolled in this program, please use the curriculum requirements below to track your success as you complete your certificate. Contact your academic advisor if you have any questions.
The computer graphics and design certificate is for students who seek to develop design and composition skills in a computer environment. Emphasis is on integrating effective design principles with Internet applications and mixed media.
Note: Courses may be applied to only one certificate; some prerequisites may need to be fulfilled before beginning certificate courses.
Four required courses:
- GRCO 350 Commercial Design (3)
- GRCO 354 Digital Media (3)
- GRCO 479 Motion Graphics (3)
- CMST 386 Principles of Web Design and Technology II (3)
A supporting elective chosen from the following: 3
- CMST 310 Fundamentals of Electronic Publishing
- CMST 311 Advanced Electronic Publishing
- CMST 450 Web Development Using XML
- COMM 493 Strategies for Visual Communication
A second supporting elective chosen from the above list: 3
Total credits for certificate in Computer Graphics and Design: 18
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