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School of Graphic Design

MFA Graphic Design

First Year - 27.0 Units

First Semester 9.0 Units

  • GLA_615: History of Graphic Design
    [Graduate Liberal Arts Elective: Art Historical Awareness and Aesthetic Sensitivity category]
  • GR_616: MS: Making Ideas Visible
    [Major]
  • GR_617: MS: Type Forms
    [Major]

Second Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_618: MS: Visual Literacy
    [Major]
  • GR_619: MS: Type Composition
    [Major]
  • GLA_612: Writing & Research for the Master's Student
    [Major designated Graduate Liberal Arts]

Third Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_620: MS: Visual Thinking
    [Major]
  • GR_601: MS: Type Systems
    [Major]
  • GLA_***:
    [Graduate Liberal Arts Elective: Cross Cultural Understanding category]

Second Year - 27.0 Units

Fourth Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_600: MS: Visual Communications Lab
    [Major]
  • GR_613: MS: Type Experiments
    [Major]
  • GR_605: MS: Digital Design Studio 1
    [Major]

Fifth Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • ***_***:
    [Elective by Advisement Course]

Sixth Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • ***_***:
    [Elective by Advisement Course]

Third Year - 9.0 Units

Seventh Semester 9.0 Units

  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • GR_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • GLA_676: Professional Practices for Designers & Advertisers
    Graduate Liberal Arts Elective: Professional Practices & Communications category