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Graphic design course catalog

2017-18

KELVIN MASON, Associate Professor
A.O.C.A., Ontario College of Art; B.A., University of Guelph; M.F.A., University of Arizona

VICKIE R. PHIPPS, Assistant Professor
B.F.A., Emory & Henry College; M.F.A., University of Tennessee

ROWEN SCHUSSHEIM-ANDERSON, Professor, chair
B.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology; M.F.A., Arizona State

CORRINE SMITH, Adjunct Assistant Professor
B.F.A., Southern Illinois University; M.F.A., University of Kentucky

PETER TONG XIAO, Professor
B.A., Coe; M.F.A., Temple

MAJOR IN GRAPHIC DESIGN: 40 required credits in ART and GRD, including ART-101, ART-123, ART-226 or GRD-228, GRD-222, GRD-225, GRD-325, GRD-327, GRD-391, GRD-425, GRD-426 or GRD-INTR and 12 elective credits in ART or GRD from among these options: GRD-273, ART-261, ART-361, ART-362, ART-323, ART-327, GRD-325, GRD-373, and GRD-410. Also, ARHI-161 and ARHI-367 for a total of 46 required credits. A required senior exhibition, or a portfolio from a 4-credit (or more) internship, or a year-long design responsibility for a publication such as the Saga Magazine, fulfills a major's capstone experience.

MINOR IN GRAPHIC DESIGN: 21 required credits in ART and GRD, including ART-101, ART-123, GRD-222, GRD-225, GRD-327, GRD-391, and a 300 level ART or GRD elective.

Design courses

Teaching Museum of Art

What can we learn from this art? A tour of Augustana's teaching art museum

But what is a teaching museum? Is it something new? Yes and no. Augustana has had an art collection for more than a century but the word "teaching" was inserted into the museum name during the 2013-14 school year.

yarn

Yarn “bombs” under construction

Augustana students, staff and community members learned to crochet this week to prepare the Yarn Bomb public sculpture. #yarnbombqc

Installation by Carol Hummel

Yarn bomb events begin Aug. 28

This fall, Augustana will seek the help of Quad-City citizens to "yarn bomb" a tree along 7th Avenue in Rock Island.