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
In-Person
Remote
Online
Starting at $789.00
As few as 12 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, strategy, and concept development. Projects are progressive and critiqued.

Fall 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Canceled
See Details
388600
Fee:
$789.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

No meeting November 22, 2022.

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 27, 2022
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Sep 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Sep 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Oct 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Nov 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Nov 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Nov 15, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Nov 29, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Dec 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Grace Magnus
388646
Fee:
$789.00
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ENROLL BY: Sep 20, 2022
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Notes

No meeting week of November 22, 2022.

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 24, 2022
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Jag - Jeffrey Aguila
388601
Fee:
$789.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Sep 22, 2022
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24, 2022.

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 29, 2022
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Sep 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Sep 29, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Oct 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Oct 13, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Oct 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Oct 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Nov 3, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Nov 10, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Nov 17, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Dec 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Discussion
Thu Dec 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112

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