Elements of Design I

ARCH X 454A

This introduction to design fundamentals will help you develop perceptual skills, sensitivity, creative awareness, and the technical ability necessary to handle a variety of design media.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Remote Instruction
Starting at $799.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about color interaction, line, texture, shape, scale, balance, and rhythm
  • Develop perceptual skills, sensitivity, creative awareness, and technical ability
  • Understand organization of elements in the 2-D plane

About this course:

An introduction to design fundamentals, including exercises in figure-ground relationships, color interaction, line, texture, shape, scale, balance, rhythm, emphasis, and organization of elements in the 2D plane, this course develops perceptual skills, sensitivity, creative awareness, and the technical ability necessary to handle a variety of design media. 

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Alvalyn Lundgren
374237
Fee:
$799.00
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Design Basics by David Lauer, Stephen Pentak
Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Alvalyn Lundgren
374236
Fee:
$799.00
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 29, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Design Basics by David Lauer, Stephen Pentak

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Tatyana Zhukova
374235
Fee:
$799.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 01, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 24, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 1, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 8, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 15, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 22, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 29, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 5, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 12, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 19, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 26, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Wed Sep 2, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Enrollment Closed
-
Tuesday 7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Tatyana Zhukova
376071
Fee:
$799.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jun 23, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jun 30, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 7, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 14, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 21, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 28, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 4, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 11, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 18, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 25, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Tue Sep 1, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PDT
Online

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