Tompkins Cortland Community College

Catalog 2017-18

Program Requirements

Graphic Design: Associate in Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 61

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ART109, Graphic Design, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 109.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART110, Design I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 110.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART120, Drawing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 120.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Liberal Arts Elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SUNY GEN ED Mathematics Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
MATH 109, Statistical Literacy, 3 cr.
MATH 110, Topics in Mathematics, 3 cr.
MATH 120, College Algebra, 4 cr.
MATH 122, Technical Mathematics, 3 cr.
MATH 138, Precalculus Mathematics, 4 cr.
MATH 200, Statistics, 3 cr.
MATH 201, Calculus I, 4 cr.
MATH 202, Calculus II, 4 cr.
MATH 203, Calculus III, 4 cr.
MATH 206, Differential Equations, 4 cr.
MATH 216, Discrete Mathematics, 4 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ART114, Design II, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 114.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART122, Drawing II, 3 cr.
ART 122 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART180, Typography, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 180. ART 180 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
HSTY101, Development of the Western Tradition I Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY102, Development of the Western Tradition II Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY201, American History to 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
HSTY202, American History Since 1877 Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 16
ART101, History and Appreciation of Art I, 3 cr.
ART 101 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART111, Photography I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 111.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART260, Portfolio Preparation - Graphic Design, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 260. ART 260 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART270, Computer Graphics I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 270. ART 270 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SUNY GEN ED Natural Sciences Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
ASTR 101, Introductory Astronomy, 3 cr.
BIOL 100, Human Biology, 3 cr.
BIOL 101, Principles of Biology I, 3 cr.
BIOL 102, Principles of Biology II, 3 cr.
BIOL 104, General Biology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 105, General Biology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 112, Essentials of Medical Microbiology, 3 cr.
BIOL 114, Essentials of Nutrition, 3 cr.
BIOL 115, Field Natural History, 3 cr.
BIOL 116, Tropical Field Natural History, 4 cr.
BIOL 131, Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 132, Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 201, Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 202, Human Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr.
BIOL 211, Ecology, 4 cr.
BIOL 216, General Microbiology, 4 cr.
CHEM 101, Principles of Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 102, Principles of Chemistry II, 4 cr.
CHEM 107, General Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 108, General Chemistry II, 4 cr.
CHEM 205, Organic Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 206, Organic Chemistry II, 4 cr.
ENVS 101, Introduction to Environmental Science, 3 cr.
ENVS 102, Technology and the Environment, 3 cr.
ENVS 116, Soil Science, 3 cr.
ENVS 141, Agroecology, 3 cr.
ENVS 202, Integrated Pest Management, 3 cr.
GEOL 101, Introductory Geology, 3 cr.
METR 101, Introductory Meteorology, 3 cr.
PHSC 104, General Physics I, 4 cr.
PHSC 105, General Physics II, 4 cr.
PHSC 211, Physics I (Mechanics and Heat), 4 cr.
PHSC 212, Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism), 4 cr.
PHSC 213, Physics III (Waves, Optics and Modern Physics), 4 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

Spring Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
ART102, History and Appreciation of Art II, 3 cr.
ART 102 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ART271, Computer Graphics II, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ART 271. ART 271 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL102, Approaches to Literature, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Restricted Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
Select from: ALEX (Project-Based Learning), ART 200, ART 212, ART 213, ART 222, ART 233, COMM 115, WD 157.

ALEX@
ART 200, Illustration, 3 cr.
ART 212, Digital Photography, 3 cr.
ART 213, Dynamic Media I, 3 cr.
ART 222, Advanced Digital Photography, 3 cr.
ART 233, Animation, 3 cr.
WD 157, Web & Mobile Design, 3 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

SUNY GEN ED Social Sciences Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
ANTH 201, Introduction to Anthropology, 3 cr.
ANTH 202, Cultural Anthropology, 3 cr.
ANTH 260, Culture Survey for Study Abroad, 3 cr.
ANTH 295, Global Seminar, 3 cr.
ECON 101, Introduction to Economics, 3 cr.
ECON 120, Principles of Microeconomics, 3 cr.
ECON 121, Principles of Macroeconomics, 3 cr.
ENVS 107, Economy, Society & Environment, 3 cr.
ENVS 108, Environmental Psychology, 3 cr.
ENVS 295, Global Seminar, 3 cr.
GEOG 110, Geography of the Americas, 3 cr.
GEOG 115, Highlights of World Regional Geography, 3 cr.
GEOG 120, World Regional Geography, 3 cr.
HSTY 260, Topics in Modern Latin America, 3 cr.
HUMS 206, Juvenile Delinquency, 3 cr.
IED 260, Culture Survey for Study Abroad, 3 cr.
POSC 103, American National Government, 3 cr.
POSC 104, American State and Local Government, 3 cr.
POSC 107, Economy, Society & Environment, 3 cr.
POSC 260, Topics in Modern Latin America, 3 cr.
PSYC 101, Psychology of Personal Growth, 3 cr.
PSYC 103, Introduction to Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 108, Environmental Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 201, Social Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 205, Childhood Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 207, Adolescent Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 208, Adult Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 209, Abnormal Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 218, Educational Psychology, 3 cr.
PSYC 263, Development Across the Lifespan, 3 cr.
SOCE 201, Human Sexuality, 3 cr.
SOCE 205, Organizational Behavior, 3 cr.
SOCI 101, Introduction to Sociology, 3 cr.
SOCI 103, The American Community, 3 cr.
SOCI 201, Sociology of the Family, 3 cr.
SOCI 203, Sociology of Race, Power, and Privilege, 3 cr.
SOCI 205, Contemporary Social Problems, 3 cr.
SOCI 206, Juvenile Delinquency, 3 cr.
SOCI 207, Introduction to Criminology, 3 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

SUNY General Education & Tompkins Cortland Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.

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