• Illustration and Design

    In the Illustration and Design program you will build upon your skills as an artist and expand your knowledge of both traditional and digital illustration techniques. You will also explore the foundations of graphic design, color theory, composition, typography, art criticism, animation, and video game design. Industry standard design software including the Adobe Creative Suite are utilized throughout the curriculum.

    Students enrolled in Digital Communications Design and Illustration and Design are eligible to receive AP credit upon completion of their program of study as well as participate in dual enrollment with local universities.

    Topics of Study:

    Illustration (Traditional and Digital)

    Graphic Design Theory

    Fundamentals of Animation

    Introduction to Video Game Design

    Adobe Design Software

    Color Theory


    Advertising/Marketing Concepts

    Career Opportunities:


    Graphic Designer

    Art Director

    Creative Director

    Concept Artist


    Storyboard Artist

    Game Designer



    Certifications You Can Obtain Include:
    Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Certification

    Post-Secondary Options:

    Art Institutes

    Marywood University

    Pennsylvania College of Technology

    Luzerne County Community College

    Keystone College


    Co-Op Opportunities:

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