Drawing for Designers (CECD 101)

Drawing is an essential skill throughout the design and production process, from concept development to effective visual communication with clients and collaborators. This course introduces basic principles of drawing for designers including tone and value, mass and volume, line and composition. Drawing techniques, in combination with design principles and problem solving skills, are explored to create visualizations, drafts and renderings.

Course Formats

Course offerings are available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats

Instructional Hours: 24 (8 classes, 3 hours per class)

Additional Hours: 24 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.

Terms Offered

This course is typically offered during the following terms:

(subject to change)

Fall | September to December

Spring | January to March

Summer | April to August


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Programs this course applies to

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $507.45. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.


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