ART 0365 - Graphic Novels for the Web

Credits: 3

This is a studio course with emphasis on the integration of social media with traditional printed comics and graphic novels. Students will be involved in traditional problem-solving activities with various design concepts such as script writing, drawing and rendering, composition, and story development. A specific concentration of the class will be on social media as a sharing or gallery option along with its etiquette, advertising rigor, and geotargeting. Use of a graphics tablet will be required, in addition to digital subscriptions to online novel-hosting platforms. Textbooks will consist of an understanding and development of graphic novels, in addition to special guest lecturers and tutorials.

Prerequisites: ART 0108  and ART 0214 .

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