Environmental Graphic Design

Courses

EVGD 200 Introduction to Environmental Graphic Design 4.0 Credits

This course is an introduction to the Environmental Graphic Design specialty including wayfinding systems, architectural graphics, signage, exhibit design, and mapped and themed environments.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: VSCM 230 [Min Grade: D] and VSCM 240 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 210 Architectural Signage 4.0 Credits

Architectural Signage focuses on identification and wayfinding systems within a built environment. This course explores means and methods through class exercises and assigned projects.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: EVGD 200 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 220 Wayfinding 4.0 Credits

This course explores the discipline of wayfinding in an urban environment through the use of visual clues and directional hierarchy, including typography, symbols, and color.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: EVGD 210 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 310 Design Techniques and Materials 3.0 Credits

This course introduces a wide range of materials and techniques and explores how they may be applied to develop a successful environmental graphics project.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: EVGD 220 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 320 Exhibit Design 4.0 Credits

This exploration of exhibit design focuses on communicating a narrative visually through the design of space, graphics, objects, and interactivity.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: VSCM 230 [Min Grade: D] and VSCM 240 [Min Grade: D] and EVGD 200 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 421 Environmental Branding 4.0 Credits

This course explores the marketing power of a branded identity when it is visually and spatially applied to a retail environment.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: EVGD 320 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD 496 Senior Thesis in Environmental Graphic Design 3.0 Credits

Senior Thesis is a personal investigation that evidences advanced problem solving in Environmental Graphic Design. Proposals must have faculty approval.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is GRDS.
Prerequisites: EVGD 320 [Min Grade: D] and EVGD 421 [Min Grade: D]

EVGD I199 Independent Study in EVGD 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD I299 Independent Study in EVGD 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD I399 Independent Study in EVGD 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD I499 Independent Study in EVGD 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD T180 Special Topics in Environmental Graphic Design 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD T280 Special Topics in Environmental Graphic Design 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD T380 Special Topics in Environmental Graphic Design 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

EVGD T480 Special Topics in Environmental Graphic Design 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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