Graphic design is all around us: it is the combination of image and type to communicate visually with purpose and impact. This class is designed to offer students opportunities for further investigation into the principles and practice of graphic design. Through concepts, examples, and executing tangible projects, students will further develop their potential as visual communicators. Projects may include identity and branding, packaging design, advertising, and design for publication. Prerequisites: Introduction to Graphic Design and Typography (or equivalent experience) and working knowledge of Mac computers and Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Students should bring their own external storage device.