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
Online
In-Person
Starting at $789.00
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, strategy, and concept development. Projects are progressive and critiqued.

Spring 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Vesna Petrovic
391087
Fee:
$789.00
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ENROLL BY: Apr 5, 2023
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 09, 2023
Course Requirements
Book: Graphic Design: The New Basics by Ellen Lupton and Jennifer Cole Phillips
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Patrick Hruby
391289
Fee:
$789.00
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ENROLL BY: Apr 4, 2023
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 08, 2023
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Monday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Grace Magnus
391084
Fee:
$789.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Apr 3, 2023
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2023
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Apr 3, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon Apr 10, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon Apr 17, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon Apr 24, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon May 1, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon May 8, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon May 15, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon May 22, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon Jun 5, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Discussion
Mon Jun 12, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113

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