School of Fine Arts

Suggested Study Plan

Graphic Design

FIRST YEAR  
Semester 1
Course code Course title Credits
BFA 102 Freehand Drawing and painting 3
BFA 100 Basic Design 1 3
BFA 110 History of Graphic Design and Theories 3
COMP200 Introduction to computers 3
ENG101 English Language 3
Total 15
Semester 2
Course code Course title Credits
BFA101 Basic Design 2 3
BFA121 Analog & Digital Photography   1 3
BFA103 Creating ideas and a quick plan 3
BFA150 Materials science 3
ENG200 Sophomore Rhetoric 3
Total 15
Summer
Course code Course title Credits
URS/A Sports from University Requirement 3
CUL200 Emirates History 3
Total 6
SECOND YEAR  
Semester 3
Course code Course title Credits
BFA251 Design Psychology and Sociology 3
BFA213 Color Theory 3
BFA222 Analog & Digital Photography 2 3
BFAGD261 Typography 1 3
UREng Choose from List 3
URM Math from list 3
Total 18
Semester 4
Course code Course title Credits
BFAGD241 Printmaking 1 3
BFAGD262 Typography 2 3
BFAGD231 Computer Graphics 1 3
BFAGD252 Communication and visual culture 3
BFAGD214 Graphic Design Theories and Methodologies 3
ETH200 Ethics and Practice 3
Total 18
Summer
Course code Course title Credits
BFAGD372 Field Training 0
Elective from List 1 3
Total 3
THIRD YEAR  
Semester 5
Course code Course title Credits
BFAGD332 Computer Graphics 2 3
BFAGD342 Printmaking 2 3
BFAGD333 Motion Graphics 1 3
BFAGD475 Seminar 1
STAT400 Methodology of research 3
Major Elective From List 2 3
Total 16
Semester 6
Course code Course title Credits
BFAGD474 Graduation Project 3
BFAGD334 Multimedia 3
BFAGD435 Motion Graphics 2 3
BFAGD443 Printing Technology and techniques 3
BFAGD444 Advanced typography 3
Major Elective From List 3 3
Total 18