Design I is an introductory course in two-dimensional design. Design is a discipline constituting a basic and integral part of all visual art forms. This course introduces basic visual design concepts and the elements of line, shape, form, value, texture, pattern, and color. Students develop manual and visual art skills and learn to be inventive and improvise with compositional forms to create their own unique design compositions. A variety of art media will be employed. Offered Fall semester and most Spring semesters.