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
Classroom
Online
Starting at $759.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits

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 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
-
Instructor: Michelle Constantine
368297
Fee:
$784.00
36 days left. Enroll by Jun 26, 2019
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2019
Course Requirements

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Monday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Michelle Constantine
368208
Fee:
$759.00
34 days left. Enroll by Jun 24, 2019
See Details
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 1, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jun 24, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Jul 1, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Jul 8, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Jul 15, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Jul 22, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Jul 29, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Aug 5, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Aug 12, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Aug 19, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Discussion
Mon Aug 26, 2019
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 407
Available
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Harsh Patel
368225
Fee:
$759.00
36 days left. Enroll by Jun 26, 2019
See Details
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 3, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jun 26, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Jul 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Jul 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Jul 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Jul 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Jul 31, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Aug 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Aug 14, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Aug 21, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Aug 28, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415
Discussion
Wed Sep 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 415

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