In addition to the assignments below, each student is required to lead one 5-minute discussion on a publication that you read. You will critique the design, discussing topics that we cover in class. The discussions will occur during the first 5 minutes of each class period. Go to the Presentation Schedule for your assigned dates.

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Assignment 1

Photoshop Project: Practice various techniques with Photoshop; create a poster that represents yourself

Sept. 21

Assignment 2

Illustrator Project: Create a personal logo

Oct. 10*

Assignment 3

InDesign Project I: Personal identity campaign

Oct. 31*

Assignment 4

InDesign Project II: Publication Layout

Nov. 23

Assignment 5

Web Project: Online Portfolio

Dec. 7

*project due before class