Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street East
Rosemount, MN 55068-2999

Toll-Free: (877) 937-3282
Local: (651) 423-8301

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Dakota County Technical College


Applied Visual Arts

Dakota County Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 64
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

Few career opportunities offer more excitement and chances for creative expression than Applied Visual Arts. The program prepares individuals to use artistic techniques to effectively communicate ideas and information to business and consumer audiences with illustrations and other forms of digital or printed media. Instruction includes areas of design principles, creative problem solving, concept design, illustration, layout, color, typography, advertising and signage. Students develop skills in techniques such as drawing, painting, collage, and computer graphics.

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