Our SLO Assessment

The Graphic Communications Department's Student Learning Outcomes (SLO) assessment process is documented and described below. For more details, please contact the department chair, and view the rest of our department website.

Our SLO Assessment Process

Our SLO Assessment Progress Highlights

Learn more about our current department programs, services, and courses:

Degrees, Certficates, Transfer

Program Outcomes

Majors, certificates, and programs are on a regular cycle of review, during which outcomes are updated and revised. See program details below, with links to SLOs and timeline for advancing to next stage of assessment.

Program title
Graphic Design Major
Digital Printing and Document Management Certificate
Production Art Certificate
Interactive Game Design and Production Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Animation  Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Flash Design and Development Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Performance Arts Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Programming Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Rich Media Production Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Web Design and Graphics Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Web Design with Dreamweaver Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Web Production (Fast Track) Certificate
Multimedia Studies: Web Programming (Fast Track) Certificate
Graphics Support Specialist Certificate


Course Outcomes

Course outlines are on a regular cycle of review, during which class outcomes are updated and revised. See details below, with links to SLOs or course outlines with embedded SLOs and a timeline for advancing to next stage of assessment.

Course title
GRPH 23. Orientation to Graphics and Multimedia
GRPH 25. Digital Skills for Visual Media
GRPH 27. Survey of Printing Production
GRPH 35. Graphic Design
GRPH 36. Intermediate Graphic Design
GRPH 37. Advanced Graphic Design
GRPH 53A. Basic Typography
GRPH 53B. Typographic Design
GRPH 68. Design Studio Practicum
GRPH 92A. Letterpress Printing
GRPH 98A. Beginning Adobe Photoshop
GRPH 98B. Advanced Adobe Photoshop
GRPH 100A. Beginning Adobe Illustrator
GRPH 100B. Advanced Adobe Illustrator
GRPH 101A. Beginning Adobe InDesign
GRPH 101B. Advanced Adobe InDesign
GRPH 110A. Beginning Digital Illustration
GRPH 110B. Advanced Digital Illustration
GRPH 140. Design for Interactive Media
GRPH 148. Professional Practice
GRPH 149. Portfolio Development
DESIGN COLLABORATIVE
DSGN 101 Design Fundamentals
GAME DESIGN DEVELOPMENT
GAME 100. Exploring Game Worlds
MULTIMEDIA COURSES
MMSP 125. Multimedia Content and Form
MMSP 130. Multimedia Process and Production
MMSP 131. Social Media for Professionals
MMSP 135A. Web Design with Dreamweaver
MMSP 135B. Advanced Web Design with Dreamweaver
MMSP 140. Flash Essentials
MMSP 145. Storytelling & Storyboarding for New Media
MMSP 146. 2D Animation with Flash
MMSP 147. Imaging with 3D Studio Max
MMSP 160. Multimedia Internship/Work Experience