Certificate in Book Illustration {21-22}

Certificate in Book Illustration

The Certificate in Book Illustration is an interdisciplinary set of courses designed to prepare students for careers in illustrating books.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Integrate visual images, content, and layout of textual narratives.
  • Develop illustration skills across a range of media.
  • Understand the types and functions of narrative structure.

Program Delivery Mode
Land plus: face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required

Core Requirements ( 23 credits )

ART 101 Foundation Drawing I (4)
ART 125 Foundation Design (4)
ART 203L Introduction to Digital Illustration (4)
ART 203C Introduction to Painting (4) or
ART 306C Painting: Watercolor (4)
ENGL 288 Introduction to Creative Writing (3)
GID 210 Introduction to Graphic Design (4)

Restricted Electives ( 5-7 credits )

5-7 credits of restricted electives from the list below:

ART 203N Introduction to Papermaking (4) or
ART 203D Introduction to Printmaking (4)
ENGL 388 Creative Writing (3)
GID 310 Typography (4)
ART 400L Individualized Studies in Illustration (1-2)