VCD 330 Typography ll

3 credits, Spring

Applies conceptual and practical aspects of typography and publication design while developing an appreciation of the limitations of print and digital environments and discovering the possibilities within these limitations. Students will recognize typography as an art form as well as a crucial element in communication design and study individual characteristics of type, recognizing the effect typography has on the reader. Emphasis will be placed on taking typography to a professional level through practical assignments with the ultimate goal of constructing portfolio-ready projects. This course includes studio and lecture. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in VCD 230