Designing Experiences: Exhibit, Retail, Event, and Environmental Graphic Design

DESMA X 427.16

Learn to design interactive experiences and create a sense of place for cultural and commercial applications.

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Winter
Remote Instruction
Starting at $759.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Further your understanding of how people interact with designed environments and examine how designers create a sense of place
  • Get an introduction to environmental design including signage, interior architecture, graphic applications for buildings, event signage, exhibitions, and related graphics
  • Explore drawings and models for representation of design solutions (objects, environments, production specifications and materials)
  • Examine real-world case studies from the exhibition, retail, trade show, and educational sectors that successfully communicate, engage, educate, and inspire
  • Complete projects that expand your understanding of human factors, architectural scale, way-finding, color, motion graphics, presentation media, materials, and methods for creating effective designs for architectural environments
  • Join selected field trips that complement and inform course work

About this course:

Learn to design interactive experiences and create a sense of place for cultural and commercial applications. Assignments lead students through the design problem-solving process, including audience assessment, storyline development, and print and environmental graphic systems. Drawings, models, human factors, architectural scale and space, way-finding, furnishings, and interactive media are explored. Real-world case studies, including Getty Museum installations, are examined. Concepts covered are applicable to user experience, branding systems, and portfolio development. Selected field trips and guest speakers complement coursework.
Prerequisites
X 479.6A Design Fundamentals, X 479.4A Typography, and X 481.992 InDesign, or equivalent experience.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Wednesday 7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Location: Online
Instructor: Robert Checchi
375819
Fee:
$759.00
46 days left. Enroll by Sep 30, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 07, 2020
Course Requirements
5-20 pages of 11x17 color printing per week for design critiques.
Schedule
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Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
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Wed Oct 7, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 25, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 2, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
7:00PM PDT - 10:00PM PST
Online

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