ARTS 276 - Typography
(2,2) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): ARTS 246 - Visual Design I .
This course facilitates an understanding of the effects produced by fonts and typographic techniques used in contemporary visual design. Using a combination of traditional and digital media, students will learn a historical overview of typography and explore the formal qualities of characters and typefaces through a range of theoretical and applied projects. The creative problem-solving process is used to develop skills in typesetting, typographic layout, the expressive use of type and conceptual thinking. Students will purchase some art supplies.
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