Graphic Design in Motion


Motion design is the creation of animated graphics using graphic design, typography, advertising, photography, animation, sound and filmmaking. Emphasis will be on design, conceptualization and ability to communicate ideas and work collaboratively. Learn language and principles of graphic design by developing a method for solving design problems, communicating ideas effectively, and creating professional motion design such as title credits, logo animation, and newsreel that can be integrated into film, life performance or web. Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and video editing software will be used. Prerequisite: one of the following: Visual Arts 102, 206, 223, or 326S, or Arts of the Moving Image 350S or 357S.


Prerequisite: one of the following: ARTSVIS 206, 223, 326S, or 350S or CINE 357S, or any crosslist

Curriculum Codes
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • ARTSVIS 381S
  • VMS 381S
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring