Unit 1 – Introductions

Learning Goals

In this unit, students will …

  • get to know what this course is about.
  • learn about the classroom policies and procedures.
  • get an understanding of what Visual Communications is about.
  • get an introduction to the history of Visual Communications.
  • get to know the creative process.
  • learn about ethics and copyright laws.


  1. Course Overview
  2. Classroom Introduction
  3. Classroom Policy
  4. Library Card
  5. Classroom Computers
  6. What is Visual Communications?
  7. Creative Process
  8. Copyright & Ethics

All activities are evaluated on participation and completion – listed in Skyward.