Graphic Design

GRADES: 9, 10, 11, 12

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Basics of Visual Communications or Graphic Design.
Length: One trimester/one-half credit (may be repeated for credit)

Course Description

Students in this course develop and further their skills in graphic design, project management, teamwork and leadership. Students use Adobe’s Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) to create various independent and group projects to benefit the school and broader community. Projects may include: posters, logos, greeting cards, business cards, flyers, advertisements and/or portfolio design.

Course qualifies for Fine Arts and Career & Tech Credit.

Course Resources

Required Material

  • OHHS Google Account
  • Sno-Isle Library Card
  • 3-Ring Binder or 3-Prong Folder to organize your work

Course Calendar

Course Overview (Projects)

–> For Beginner students, click here.


Projects (tentative)

In general: Don’t start on the next project until we all do it together. Instead, talk to Mrs. Jansen about doing an Extra Credit assignment. Click here for more specific instructions.

  1. Excuse Me
  2. Science Poster
  3. Mini Me
  4. Low Poly
  6. Awareness Poster
  7. Logo Design
  8. Portfolio Website
  9. Warhol Portrait