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
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Online
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. 

Spring 2024 Schedule

Date & Time
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
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Instructor: Edward Varias
396582
Fee:
$799.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 09, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Apr 2, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 9, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 16, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 23, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 30, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 7, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 14, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 21, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 28, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jun 4, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jun 11, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Salvatore Leonardi
396581
Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Art Fundamentals: Theory and Practice by Ocvirk, Bone, Stinson, Wigg and Clayton
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Tatyana Zhukova
396580
Fee:
$799.00
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ENROLL BY: Apr 1, 2024
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Alvalyn Lundgren
396579
Fee:
$799.00
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ENROLL BY: Apr 1, 2024
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Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Design Basics by David Lauer, Stephen Pentak
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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Edward Varias
396583
Fee:
$799.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Apr 3, 2024
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 3, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed Apr 10, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed Apr 17, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed Apr 24, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed May 1, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed May 8, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed May 15, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed May 22, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed May 29, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed Jun 5, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Lecture
Wed Jun 12, 2024
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211

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