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2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art and Design Foundation Certificate of Completion Planning Guide


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How to use this Planning Guide:

This planning guide provides in-depth information about the requirements for this certificate. Review this information with your advisor and develop a plan for completion. 

  • Click on “print degree planner”  for a print-friendly version of this planning guide.
  • The Class Schedule will tell you when classes are available this quarter. 
  • The Annual Schedule  can provide information about when classes are typically offered throughout the year.

Program Description:

Shoreline Community College offers a short-term Certificate of Completion (CC) in VCT Art & Design Foundation leading to an entry-level position in an office setting. Students interested in advancement are encouraged to enroll in longer courses of study to complete additional certificates or associate degrees in Visual Communication Technology. Students pursuing a four-year baccalaureate degree should follow the Business Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree planning guide.

Certificate of Completion (15 Credits)


Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.

Program Requirements


Certificate Completion


Students should automatically receive their Certificate after successful completion of all required courses. If you have not received your Certificate, please contact Jenifer Aydelotte in the office of Student Learning and Success at jaydelotte@shoreline.edu or 206-546-4719.

Program Advisor:


Christine Shafner
206-546-7628 cshafner@shoreline.edu Rm 2174
Alan Yates
206-533-6771 ayates@shoreline.edu Rm 2054
Claire Fant
206-533-6763 cfant@shoreline.edu Rm 2024

For Program Information:
Mary Bonar
206-546-4671 mbonar@shoreline.edu Rm 2057

Program Information:


Length of Program: 15 Credits
Completion Award: Certificate of Completion
Enrollment: Every Quarter
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $25-$85
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
Website: https://www.shoreline.edu/visual-arts/

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VCT Art & Design Foundation-What is it?


This program is designed for students needing an introduction to art and Design as a complement to technical production. It is also one certificate in a series of short-term certificates which build towards a one-year certificate of proficiency in Visual Communications Technology VCT and also a two-year degree.

Program Outcomes:


Students who successfully complete this program-by achieving a GPA of 2.0 or better for the entire program- should be:

Prepared for entry-level positions and course studies in information technology for visual design principles.

Career Opportunities-What can I do with a Certificate in VCT Art & Design Foundation?


Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions as production assistants, graphic artist assistants, and customer service representatives.

Potential employers include: Art, photography, multimedia, and design houses. For more, please visit career information and resources at http://www.shoreline.edu/counseling-center/career-counseling.aspx.

Shoreline Community College


16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696

206-546-4101

www.shoreline.edu

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