Design Your Career
A small seminar created for those considering a career in graphic design.
What you can learn.
- Gain an overview of the state of the design industry, both broadly and here in Los Angeles
- Understand how the Design Communication Arts program can position you within the industry
- Receive personalized study and career guidance from the Visual Arts program director
- Network with like-minded students
About this course:A small seminar created for those considering a career in graphic design, this introduction to the profession includes an overview of areas of application, school choices, necessary skills, portfolio development, and salary ranges. Especially useful for students who have recently enrolled in a Design Communication Arts Certificate, the workshop is also relevant for designers new to the geographical area, those exploring a change in design specialty, or students nearing graduation. Emphasis is on approaching design from a thoughtful conceptual perspective grounded in research and how that approach differs from design as decoration.
Fall 2020 Schedule
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Students enrolled in a DCA certificate may enroll for free; call (310) 206-1422.