Digital Illustration Certificate

Division: Fine Arts

PROGRAM CODE: 1C12358

The Digital Illustration Certificate (formerly Vector Illustration Certificate) provides the skills necessary to create vector and raster based digital drawings, paintings and illustrations. Emphasis is placed on development of a portfolio for employment and/or advancement. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (18 units):
ART 185 CBeginning Life Drawing3
ART 244 CIllustration3
MAD 100 C Introduction to Media Arts Design-Mac3
or MAD 101 C Introduction to Media Arts Design-Win
MAD 112 CElectronic Illustration-Mac3
or MAD 113 C Electronic Illustration - Windows
MAD 114 CElectronic Illustration II-Mac3
or MAD 115 C Electronic Illustration II - Windows
MAD 134 CDigital Imaging-Mac3
or MAD 135 C Digital Imaging - Windows
or MAD 204 C Visual Development and Layout
Total Units18