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    Course Syllabus:

    •This course is a study of the major aspects of comic book creation, from inception, illustration, administration, to final production.

    •We hope to develop an appreciation and skill level in the art of creating comic books/cartoons, fully engaging students' design and illustration skills.

    •Additionally, this course provides experience in use of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other technologies of the publishing industry.

    Course Goals

    To provide the opportunity to:

    •Learn the mechanics of a graphic short story
    •Learn the elements of sequential design
    •Develop skills in storyboarding
    •Implement illustration and design skills
    •Write and illustrate a five-page comic book
    •Learn how to work with a printing facility (or press)
    •Learn about artists involved in cartoons, comics, and fine art