3-1-6 (Lecture/3 Standard Lab/3 Open Lab) This course provides an overview of the various processes involved in gathering and arranging written and visual messages for print, web, illustration, animation, and time-based media. Students will study the basic principles and elements of 2-D design and their relative association to various forms of visual communication. Hands-on work using Adobe InDesign, and an introduction to Illustrator and Photoshop, scanning, layout will be explored. Corequisite: ANM 101 or ANM 102 or ANM 103, ANM 105.