Typography

DESMA X 479.4A

This hands-on course covers the fundamentals of type, its characteristics, vocabulary, and nomenclature, as well as creative uses of type and how it is integrated in successful design.

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

What you can learn.

  • Gain confidence in your approach to design using typographic elements
  • Improve your understanding of typographic elements, terminology, page layout, and hierarchy
  • Master the basics of typography, from the anatomy of a typeface to typesetting to developing your own type treatments

About this course:

This hands-on course covers the fundamentals of type, its characteristics, vocabulary, and nomenclature, as well as creative uses of type and how it is integrated in successful design. Working with letterforms is a critical element to successful design. Explorations in this course include the examination of single letterforms, typographic classifications, information hierarchies, and page layout. Projects explore the creative usage of letterforms as graphic and communication elements.
Prerequisites
DESMA X 479.6A Design Fundamentals and DESMA X 481.99Z InDesign.

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: Minal Nairi
381007
Fee:
$759.00
44 days left. Enroll by Jun 22, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 26, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Thinking with Type by Ellen Lupton
Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Grace Magnus
381155
Fee:
$759.00
44 days left. Enroll by Jun 22, 2021
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 26, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Typography: Thinking with Type by Ellen Lupton

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