Media Arts and Technologies @ MiraCosta College


MAT 210 | Advanced Digital Imaging & Illustration

3 Units
Advisories: MAT 170 or MAT 135
Prerequisites: MAT 110
Acceptable for Credit: CSU
Lecture 2.5 hours, Laboratory 1.5 hours
Course Typically Offered: Fall, Spring

This course builds upon knowledge and skills gained in MAT 110. Through the use of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and related software, students create multiple projects utilizing advanced digital imaging and illustration production techniques. Students develop higher-level compositing and illustration skills, with focus on creative processes, advanced technical processes, workflow integrations, and conceptual development.

This advanced course is a requirement option for the Graphic Design Certificate and for the AA in Graphic Design. It is a must for those who enjoyed MAT 110 and who wish to learn more advanced techniques.