Communication Design I - ART 251 at Northern Virginia Community College

Advanced Search
Distance Learning
Restrict search to:
   Distance Learning Types
Time of Day
Restrict search to:
Restrict search to:
ART 251 - Communication Design I
Studies the principles of visual communications as applied to advertising in newspapers, magazines, direct mail advertising, house organs, etc. Analyzes the influence of contemporary art on design. Part I of II.
Lecture 2 hours. Studio instruction 2-4 hours. Total 4-6 hours per week.
Prerequisites: ART 131 and ART 140.
3-4 credits

Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
24387 ART 251-001A 3
6:00 p.m.-9:55 p.m.
2022-01-18 Alexandria P
For ART 251: Prerequisites ART 131, and 140 (Prerequisites apply to A.A.S. degree students.) This course will cover designing digital compositions with Photoshop CC. Basic photographic techniques will be used and applied in digital techniques. This class meets in person for 2 hours lecture and 1 hour of studio/lab time. Students will need to schedule an additional 1-hour of studio/lab time into their weekly schedule. Open labs are available for student use. Macintosh platform. Prerequisites ART 131 and ART 140.
24792 ART 251-001L 3
  Tu Th  
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
2022-01-18 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
Not scheduled
What Next?
Sign up with your college navigator
Already a student at NOVA? A New Student?
  1. Register using SIS at My VCCS
  2. Purchase books
  3. Attend class
  1. Complete and submit an application for admission
  2. Request transcripts from your high school or other colleges attended
  3. Take placement tests
  4. File for financial aid
  5. Register for classes
  6. Purchase books
  7. Attend class

Any questions? Contact the college and talk to a counselor.