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Prof Practices: Graphic Design

This course is an in-depth exploration of the business of graphic design and related profes- sional practices, conducted through lectures, demonstrations, research, and studio work. Whether you intend to freelance, work in a small boutique office, or design at a large corporation, this course will help you understand what to expect. The course focuses on common design problems, including pricing, estimates, invoices, client relations, and professional conduct. Prerequisites: none.

  • Programs:
  • Format: On Campus
  • Section: A
  • Course Number: CRN 4242 - PCGA 0502 A
  • Kaplan, Peter
Mar 04 - Apr 15
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2020
CRN 4242
What you will learn
  • Understanding of contemporary business models in graphic design
  • Understanding of principles of professional conduct
  • Develop an understanding of common business practices (estimates,
  • invoices, contracts, etc.).
  • Improve your ability to communicate with clients and members of the
  • creative team.
  • Analyze peer and client behavior through listening and observing.
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