Introduction to Graphic Design

gdes 2230

Design, layout, and image-making procedures for creative problemsolving in graphic design, with emphasis on presentation, creativity, and visualization.

Project: Promotional 45 record cover

Students designed a 45 rpm record cover for promotional purposes. A requirement of the assignment was that an illustrative method must be used to carry the theme of the design.

Project: beverage brand and packaging system

The assignment was to design a unique brand and packaging system for a family of beverage products. After the identity, the central design focus was on designing single serve packaging for 5 flavors of a single beverage type.


Auburn University
207 Wallace Hall, Auburn, AL 36849
David Smith
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design