Graphic Communication Emphasis

Black Hills State University's Graphic Communication emphasis includes classes ranging from the fundamental courses in graphic design and computer publishing to web publishing, media law, and digital imaging. This broad range of classes help to create a well-rounded computer publishing and graphic design student in all areas of Mass Communications.

Mass communication Graphic Communication students are well prepared for the exciting and dynamic world of graphic design and computer publishing which awaits them.

With numerous computer imaging and graphic design labs on campus and dormitory Internet connections, you can always find a quiet place to work, create, and concentrate. Black Hills State has a full time Computer Center staff that keeps our facilities in top-notch condition. State of the art computer design and imaging labs are kept up to date and are well maintained.

Major Requirements

Emphasis in Graphic Communication
3 - MCOM 151 Intro to Mass Communications (gen ed)
3 - MCOM 161 Fundamentals of Desktop Publishing
3 - MCOM 210 Basic Newswriting
3 - MCOM 261 Intermediate Desktop Publishing
3 - MCOM 265 Basic Photography
3 - MCOM 315 Computer Production & Imaging
3 - MCOM 351 Web Publishing I
3 - MCOM 361 Advanced Desktop Publishing
3 - MCOM 430 Media Law
3 - MCOM 452 Mass Media Issues
3 - MCOM 494 Internship
3 - MCOM 495 Practicum
3 - MCOM 300/400 level Elective

Graphic Communication at BHSU

BHSU will give you the knowledge to excel in the world of graphic design and computer publishing.

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