LSC-Tomball Visual Communications Department

Develop and design pieces of visual communication for marketing businesses and business products.

computerWhat is Visual Communications?

Visual Communications combines commercial art and design with start-of-the art technology in a fast-paced and emerging field. Graduates will have the knowledge on how to generate imagery and learn to develop and design pieces of visual communication for marketing businesses and business products.

Specific applications such as Photoshop, InDesign, Quark, and Illustrator will be mastered enabling you to work on layout, paste-up, copy sizing, scanning, color separations and illustrations. You will have experience on both IBM-compatible and Macintosh computers.

In addition we are offering courses in Web Design which focuses the graphic design for the development of web marketing and sales rather than the printed medium. HTML is the foundation but computer software such as Dream Weaver is used in the courses.

Typical Job Titles or Specialties:

  • Graphic artist
  • Production artists
  • Design studio artist
  • Advertising designer
  • Illustrator
  • Freelance artist
  • Web designer
  • Web master


Faculty & Staff


Frank Willingham
Dean

Lindell Chapman
Department Chair
281.357.3756

Pat Lyon, Caros Aguillar, Catherine Davis
Faculty


 

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