Curriculum for the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

University Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Arab 201Introduction to Arab Language3
Comp 201Computer Applications3
Eng 201Academic English3
CS 201Culture Studies3
GHN 201General Health & Nutrition3
Subtotal15
Faculty Requirements (Art & Des. Foundation)
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ADF 100Basic Design I4
ADF 101Basic Design II4
ADF 111Drawing I3
ADF 112Drawing II3
ADF 113Color in Design3
ADF 121History of Art3
ADF 214Photography I3
ADF 331Portfolio Presentation2
Subtotal25
Free Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Four 3cr. approved courses from any major in the Faculty of Architecture & Design (FAD)
Free Elective3
Free Elective3
2 courses6
Subtotal6
Major Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
GRA 011 Advanced illustration 3
GRA 012 Data Presentation 3
GRA 021 Advertising 3
GRA 031 Digital Animation 3
GRA 032 Programming for Web Design 3
GRA 041 Etching and Silkscreen 3
GRA 042 Advanced Printmaking 3
GRA 043 Advanced Typography 3
GRA 044 Advanced Packaging 3
4 courses from the above12
Subtotal12
Minor: Free Electives plus Major Electives can be taken towards a Minor
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Minor in Islamic Design 18
Minor in Photography 18
Minor in Studio Arts 18
18
Major Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
GRA 202 Conceptual Design 4
GRA 203 Corporate Identity & Editorial Design 4
GRA 304 Interactive Design4
GRA 305 Final Project 6
GRA 214 Graphic Illustration 3
GRA 222 Graphic Design in History 2
GRA 231 Computer Aided Graphics I 3
GRA 232 Computer Aided Graphics II 3
GRA 333 Graphic Design Internship 1
GRA 241 Fundamentals of Typography 3
GRA 242 Applied Typography 3
GRA 243 Printing and Production 3
GRA 344 Environmental Graphics 3
GRA 345 Packaging 3
GRA 351 Business Pract. for Graphic Design 2
Subtotal 47

Total Credits 105