Design Fundamentals

DESMA X 479.6A

A hands-on introduction to the creative process and core elements of successful graphic design.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $759.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Gain the fundamental knowledge and strategy to solve any visual design problem
  • Create impactful, clear compositions with intention and understanding of the major design principles
  • Understand targeted research, design thinking, and knowledge of the principles and components of graphic design
  • Use the industry-standard method and language for discussing, analyzing, and critiquing compositions

About this course:

This is a hands-on introduction to the creative process and core elements of graphic design for a variety of outputs, including print and electronic media. Topics include research, typography, imagery, and concept development. Projects are progressive and critiqued.

Summer 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.

Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Michelle Constantine
381207
Fee:
$759.00
45 days left. Enroll by Jun 23, 2021
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 27, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Graphic Design: The New Basics by Ellen Lupton and Jennifer Cole Phillips

Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.

Available
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Tuesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Robert Checchi
381158
Fee:
$759.00
44 days left. Enroll by Jun 22, 2021
See Details
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 29, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Graphic Design: New Basics by Ellen Lupton and Jennifer Cole Phillips
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jun 22, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jun 29, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 6, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 13, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 20, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jul 27, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 3, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 10, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 17, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 24, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Aug 31, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Available
-
Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Vesna Petrovic
381210
Fee:
$759.00
45 days left. Enroll by Jun 23, 2021
See Details
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Graphic Design: The New Basics by Ellen Lupton and Jennifer Cole Phillips
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 23, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jun 30, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 7, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 14, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 21, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 28, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 4, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 11, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 18, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 25, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Sep 1, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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